Dornier Do 14

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Do 14
Role Experimental Seaplane
National origin Germany
Manufacturer Dornier Flugzeugwerke
Designer Dornier Flugzeugwerke

The Dornier Do 14 was a prototype seaplane, developed by Dornier Flugzeugwerke with backing from the Luftwaffe for experimental propulsion studies. The aircraft was similar to the Dornier Do 12.[1]

Specifications[edit]

Data from [2]

General characteristics

  • Crew: two
  • Length: 17.95 m (58 ft 11 in)
  • Wingspan: 23.34 m (76 ft 7 in)
  • Height: 8.35 m (27 ft 5 in)
  • Empty weight: 6,120 kg (13,492 lb)
  • Gross weight: 7,260 kg (16,006 lb)
  • Powerplant: 1 × BMW VId V-12 liquid-cooled piston engine, 560 kW (750 hp)

Performance

  • Maximum speed: 446 km/h; 241 kn (277 mph)
  • Range: 500 km (311 mi; 270 nmi)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dornier Do 14
  2. ^ "Dornier Do 14". wehrmacht-history.com. Retrieved 9 October 2014.