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The Fokker D.VI was a German fighter aircraft with 59 built towards the end of World War I.
The D.VI served in the German and Austro-Hungarian air services.
In late 1917, Fokker-Flugzeugwerke built two small biplane prototypes designated V.13.
These aircraft combined a set of scaled-down D.VII wings with a fuselage and empennage closely mirroring those of the earlier Dr.I.
The first prototype utilized an 82 kW (110 hp) Oberursel Ur.II rotary engine, while the second featured a 119 kW (160 hp) Siemens-Halske Sh.III bi-rotary engine.
Fokker submitted both prototypes at the Adlershof fighter trials in late January 1918.
At that time, Fokker re-engined the first prototype with the 108 kW (145 hp) Oberursel Ur.III.
Pilots found the V.13s to be maneuverable and easy to fly.
Idflieg issued a production contract after the V.13s were ultimately judged to be the best rotary powered entries of the competition.
First prototype, powered by a 108 kW (145 hp) Oberursel Ur.III rotary engine.
Second prototype, powered by a 119 kW (160 hp) Siemens-Halske Sh.III rotary engine.
6.25 m (20 ft 6 in)
7.66 m (25 ft 1 in)
2.55 m (8 ft 4 in)
17.7 m2 (190 sq ft)
393 kg (866 lb)
585 kg (1,290 lb)
1 × Oberursel Ur.II,
82 kW (110 hp)
197 km/h (123 mph, 107 kn)
300 km (186 mi, 162 nmi)
1 hours 30 minutes
6,000 m (19,680 ft)
2 × 7.92 mm (.312 in) LMG 08/15 Spandau machine guns.
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