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Arado SC I

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SC I
Role Civil trainer
Manufacturer Arado
First flight 1926
Number built 14

The Arado SC I was a biplane trainer developed in Germany in the 1920s. It was based on the S I, but powered by a far more powerful inline engine. Accordingly, the structure received considerable strengthening. The aircraft was intended for the clandestine military flying school at Lipetsk, but it was not accepted for this service. Instead, a small number were built for the Deutsche Verkehrsflieger-Schule.

Specifications

General characteristics

  • Crew: two, pilot and instructor
  • Length: 9.70 m (31 ft 10 in)
  • Wingspan: 12.92 m (42 ft 3 in)
  • Height: 3.10 m (10 ft 2 in)
  • Wing area: 29.3 m² (315 ft²)
  • Empty weight: 1,000 kg (2,205 lb)
  • Gross weight: 1,500 kg (3,309 lb)
  • Powerplant: 1 × BMW IV, 170 kW (230 hp)

Performance

  • Maximum speed: 180 km/h (110 mph)
  • Service ceiling: 5,200 m (17,100 ft)




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Published - July 2009














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