AEG G.V

1st Flight 1918

Military Users- Luftstreitkräfte, Swedish Air Force.

AEG G.V

The AEG G.V was a biplane bomber aircraft of World War I, a further refinement of the AEG G.IV.

The type saw limited production before the Armistice, and never entered operational service.

AEG G.V CIVIL VERSION

It featured a 600 kg (1,320 lb) bomb load.

AEG G.V

Specifications-

Crew: 3 or 4

Capacity: 6

Length: 10.8 m (35 ft 5 in)

AEG G.V

Wingspan: 27.24 m (89 ft 4 in)

Height: 4.5 m (14 ft 9 in)

Wing area: 89.5 m2 (963 sq ft)

Empty weight: 2,700 kg (5,952 lb)

Gross weight: 4,600 kg (10,141 lb)

Power plant: 2 × Mercedes D.IVa 6-cyl. Water cooled in-line piston engine, 194 kW (260 hp) each

AEG G.V

Performance

Maximum speed: 145 km/h (90 mph, 78 kn)

Ferry range: 1,160 km (720 mi, 630 nmi)

Service ceiling: 6,500 m (21,300 ft)

Rate of climb: 2.78 m/s (547 ft/min)

Time to altitude: 1,000m (3,281ft) in 6min

Armament

Guns: 2 or 3 manually operated 7.92 mm (.312 in) machine-guns

Bombs: 600kg (1,300lb

AEG G.V                                            

Credits

German Fighter Aircraft in World War 1-Mark C Wilkins.

German Aircraft Of The First World War-Peter Gray & Owen Thetford.

AEG G.IV-Peter M. Grosz

AEG C.IV-Peter M. Grosz   

Wikipedia

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