/ Albatros L 82
Albatros L 82
The Albatros L 82 was a 1920s German trainer biplane, of conventional configuration.
The pilot and instructor sat in separate, open cockpits.
The wings were single bay, equal span, and unstaggered.
The wings could also be folded for transport.
The prototype and one production L 82b took part in a International Challenge contest, during which the prototype (D-1704) crashed on 10 August, 1929 in Drobeta-Turnu Severin, Romania.
The second example (D-1706) completed the contest in 27th place.
Prototype with de Havilland Gipsy engine
Single example with Siemens-Halske Sh 13 engine
Production version with Siemens-Halske Sh 14 engine
7.41 m (24 ft 4 in)
9.00 m (29 ft 6 in)
2.66 m (8 ft 9 in)
20.0 m2 (215 sq ft)
400 kg (880 lb)
750 kg (1,650 lb)
1 × Siemens-Halske Sh 14,
120 kW (160 hp)
160 km/h (100 mph, 87 kn)
560 km (350 mi, 300 nmi)
3,800 m (12,500 ft).
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