Nuri Demirağ Nu D.36

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Nu D.36
Role Two-seat training biplane
National origin Turkey
Manufacturer Nuri Demirağ Aircraft Works

The Nuri Demirağ Nu D.36 was a 1930s Turkish two-seat training biplane built by the Nuri Demirağ Aircraft Works in Istanbul for the Turkish military.

Design[edit]

The Nu D.36 is an unequal-span single-bay staggered biplane with a fixed conventional landing gear with a tailskid. It was powered by a 150 hp (112 kW) Walter Gemma I nine-cylinder radial engine. It had two open tandem cockpits for the pilot and trainee.

Operators[edit]

 Turkey

Specifications[edit]

Data from Jane's Fighting Aircraft of World War II[1]

General characteristics

  • Crew: 2
  • Length: 7.3 m (24 ft 0 in)
  • Wingspan: 9.74 m (31 ft 11 in)
  • Height: 2.44 m (8 ft 0 in)
  • Wing area: 21.8 m2 (234.5 ft2)
  • Empty weight: 650 kg (1430 lb)
  • Gross weight: 1000 kg (2200 lb)
  • Powerplant: 1 × Walter Gemma I nine-cylinder radial engine, 112 kW (150 hp)

Performance

  • Maximum speed: 182 km/h (113 mph)
  • Range: 500 km (310.5 miles)
  • Endurance: 3 hours  30 min
  • Service ceiling: 3350 m (11000 ft)

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Bridgeman 1988, p. 200

Bibliography[edit]

  • Bridgman, Leonard (1988). Jane's Fighting Aircraft of World War II. New York: Crescent Books. ISBN 0-517-67964-7.