Albatros C.XV

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Albatros C.XV
Albatros C.XV (L 47) at Berlin-Johannisthal 1919.jpg
Role Reconnaissance
Manufacturer Albatros
Introduction autumn 1918
Primary user Cross-Pattee-alternate3.svg Germany
Wingspan 12.7 m (41 ft 9 in) [1]
Engine 220hp Benz Bz.IVa inline
Max Speed 165 km/h (103 mph)[2][1]
Climb 1,000 m (3,280 ft) in 3:24[2]-3:30[1]
2,000 m (6,500 ft) in 7:48[1]
3,000 m (9,800 ft) in 12:48[1]
6,000 m (19,700 ft) in 47:00[2]
Endurance 3:00 [2][1]

Only a few Albatros C.XV aircraft were delivered before the Armistice, but the type did see action in the closing months.

For more information, see Wikipedia:Albatros C.XV.

Game Data

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Unofficial Stats
Availability Maneuver Damage Dmg Points Max Alt. Climb
Maneuver.png Firing.png Damage.png Ceiling.png Climb.png
18Q4 K B/B 17 11 7

Miniatures and Models

1:144 Scale

References

Citations
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Lamberton, pp.220-221.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Gray, p.259.
Bibliography
  • Peter Gray and Owen Thetford. German Aircraft of the First World War. Great Britain, Putnam, 1962, 1987. ISBN 0-85177-809-7.
  • W.M. Lamberton and E.F. Cheesman, Reconnaissance & Bomber Aircraft of the 1914-1918 War. Great Britain: Harleyford Publications Ltd., 1962.