Dornier Do P

1st Flight 1930
The Dornier Do P was a German four-engined heavy bomber, manufactured by Dornier Flugzeugwerke in the 1930s.
Dornier Do P
It was built as part of the secret rearmament of Germany, in opposition to the Treaty of Versailles.
Construction of the Do P began in July 1929, and its first flight took place on March 31, 1930. The aircraft was tested in such places as Lipetsk.
Dornier Do P
The Do P was a monoplane constructed mainly of metal, but covered in some places by fabric.
The aircraft was powered by four nine-cylinder Siemens Jupiter VI, each with 530 horsepower.
Dornier Do P
The aircraft had a crew of six.
It was eventually developed into the Dornier Do 11.
Dornier Do P
Specifications-
Crew: six
Length: 23.4 m (76 ft 9 in)
Wingspan: 30 m (98 ft 5 in)
Height: 6.91 m (22 ft 8 in)
Wing area: 152.6 m2 (1,643 sq ft)
Empty weight: 3,630 kg (8,003 lb)
Max takeoff weight: 12,000 kg (26,455 lb)
Power plant: 4 × Siemens Jupiter VI radial, 400 kW (530 hp) each
Performance
Maximum speed: 210 km/h (130 mph, 110 kn)
Service ceiling: 3,500 m (11,500 ft)
Dornier Do P
Credits
Dornier Bombers and Reconnaissance Aircraft 1925-1945-Manfred Griehl
The Encyclopedia of World Aircraft-David Donald
European Transport Aircraft since 1910-John Stroud
Wikipedia

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