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Caproni Ca.22 / Ca.23 / Ca.24
The Caproni Ca.22 was a single-engine monoplane made by the Italian company Aeronautica Caproni in 1913.
The Ca.22 in 1913 obtained various world records of height and ascent.
A single aircraft was developed for research purposes to study the characteristics of an aircraft equipped with an angle wing of variable incidence.
Single-engine monoplane with variable-incidence main planes, powered by an80 hp (60 kW) Gnome Lambda rotary engine
Fixed incidence wing, 100 hp (75 kW) Fiat engine.
Fixed incidence wing, 100 hp (75 kW) Gnome 9 Delta engine, produced in series.
8 m (26 ft 3 in)
14.14 m (46 ft 5 in)
3.5 m (11 ft 6 in)
29.18 m2 (314.1 sq ft)
480 kg (1,058 lb)
980 kg (2,161 lb)
1 × Gnome Lambda 9-cylinder air-cooled rotary piston engines, 60 kW (80 hp)
2-bladed fixed pitch propellers
125 km/h (78 mph, 67 kn)
60 km/h (37 mph, 32 kn)
5,200 m (17,100 ft)
Rate of climb
1.66 m/s (327 ft/min).
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