Albatros J.II

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Albatros J.II.jpg
Role Ground-attack aircraft
Manufacturer Albatros Flugzeugwerke
Primary user Luftstreitkräfte

The Albatros J.II was a German single-engine, single-seat, biplane ground-attack aircraft of World War I.

Design and development[edit]

Albatros J.II was a development of the Albatros J.I with increased fuselage armour and a more powerful engine. The J.II dispensed with the propeller spinner of the earlier aircraft.


 German Empire

Specifications (J.II)[edit]

Albatros J.II drawing

General characteristics

  • Crew: two, pilot and observer
  • Powerplant: 1 × Benz Bz.IVa, 164 kW (220 hp)


See also[edit]

Related development

Albatros C.XII - Albatros J.I

Aircraft of comparable role, configuration and era

AEG J.I - AEG J.II - Junkers J.I


  • Taylor, Michael J. H. (1989). Jane's Encyclopedia of Aviation. London: Studio Editions. p. 55.