Heston T.1/37

Specifications

1st Flight 1938

Crew: 2

Length: 31 ft 8 in (9.65 m)

Wingspan: 42 ft 0 in (12.80 m)

Height: 7 ft 10 in (2.39 m)

Wing area: 227 sq ft (21.1 m2)

Aspect ratio: 7.75:1

Airfoil: NACA 23012

Empty weight: 2,748 lb (1,246 kg)

Gross weight: 3,250 lb (1,474 kg)

Powerplant: 1 × de Havilland Gipsy Queen 6-cylinder inverted inline engine, 190 hp (140 kW)

Performance

Maximum speed: 159 mph (256 km/h, 138 kn) at sea level

Service ceiling: 12,800 ft (3,900 m)

Rate of climb: 690 ft/min (3.5 m/s)

Variants

The Heston T.1/37 was a 1930s British single-engined monoplane military trainer aircraft with two open cockpits.

It was not accepted for service and only one was built.

 

 

 

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