ANBO II

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ANBO II
Anbo2.jpg
Role Military trainer
Manufacturer Karo Aviacijos Tiekimo Skyrius
Designer Antanas Gustaitis
First flight 27 November 1927
Retired 26 June 1934
Number built 1

The ANBO II was a parasol-wing monoplane aircraft built in Lithuania in 1927 as a pilot trainer for the Army. It was eventually reequipped with more powerful engine for the Aero Club of Lithuania in 1931 before being written off in a crash in 1934.

Operators[edit]

 Lithuania

Specifications[edit]

General characteristics

  • Crew: two, pilot and instructor
  • Length: 6.75 m (22 ft 2 in)
  • Wingspan: 10.72 m (35 ft 2 in)
  • Wing area: 20 m2 (215 ft2)
  • Empty weight: 280 kg (620 lb)
  • Gross weight: 550 kg (1,210 lb)
  • Powerplant: 1 × Walter NZ 60, 45 kW (60 hp)

Performance

  • Maximum speed: 160 km/h (100 mph)
  • Service ceiling: 3,500 m (11,500 ft)
  • Rate of climb: 2.1 m/s (410 ft/min)

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