SAI KZ III

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SAI KZ-III
SAI KZ III 1.jpg
KZ III air ambulance at The Danish Collection of Vintage Aircraft
Role utility aircraft
Manufacturer SAI
First flight 1944-09-11
Primary user Denmark
Produced 1946-1951
Number built 64

The SAI KZ III was a Danish light utility aircraft used by the Danish Air Ambulance Service and Danish Air Force.

The first flight was on September 11, 1944, when Denmark was still under German occupation (the Germans permitted to build a plane for Danish Air Ambulance Service).

The plane is upper-wing, of mixed construction, canvas and plywood covered.

Operators[edit]

Civil operators[edit]

 Denmark
  • Danish Air Ambulance Service

Military operators[edit]

 Denmark

Specifications[edit]

General characteristics

  • Crew: 1
  • Capacity: 1
  • Length: 6.53 m ()
  • Wingspan: 9.60 m (31 ft 6 in)
  • Height: 2.10 m ()
  • Wing area: 13.00 m² (140 ft²)
  • Empty weight: 419 kg (922 lb)
  • Loaded weight: 650 kg (1,430 lb)
  • Powerplant: 1 × Blackburn Cirrus Minor II air-cooled 4-cylinder inline, 100 hp (75 kW)

Performance

See also[edit]

Related development

SAI KZ VII

Aircraft of comparable role, configuration and era

RWD-13 - Piper Vagabond

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