ANBO IV / 41

Specifications

1st Flight 1932

Crew: two, pilot and observer

Length: 8.80 m (28 ft 10 in)

Wingspan: 13.20 m (43 ft 4 in)

Wing area: 29.0 m2 (312 sq ft)

Empty weight: 1,500 kg (3,310 lb)

Gross weight: 2,300 kg (5,070 lb)

Powerplant: 1 × Bristol Pegasus XXIII , 750 kW (1,010 hp)

Performance

Maximum speed: 360 km/h (220 mph, 190 kn)

Range: 800 km (500 mi, 430 nmi)

Service ceiling: 9,000 m (29,500 ft)

Rate of climb: 6.9 m/s (1,360 ft/min)

Armament

2 × fixed, forward-firing machine guns

2 × flexible machine guns for observer

Up to 200 kg (440 lb) of bombs

Variants

ANBO IV – Designation of prototype and 13 serial-built aircraft used for night and day reconnaissance.

ANBO 41 – Second production version with more powerful engine and three-blade wooden propeller.

It was then the only aircraft in Europe to employ a wooden three-blade propeller.

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