/ 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 un-staggered.
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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