Rumpler A/14

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Rumpler A/14 "Taube"
Bundesarchiv Bild 146-1972-003-64, Flugzeug Rumpler-Taube nach dem Start.jpg
Role Reconnaissance
Manufacturer Rumpler
Designer Igor Etrich
Primary user Cross-Pattee-alternate3.svg Germany
Number built 134 combined[1]
Variants Rumpler A/13
Wingspan 13.8 m (45 ft 4 in) [2]
Engine 100hp Mercedes D.I inline
Armament none
Max Speed 119 km/h (74 mph) [2]
Endurance 4:00 [2]

Rumpler Taube's such as the Rumpler A/13 and A/14 were used briefly at the start of the war, but their inherent stability and limited downward vision were not assets in war, and they were retired after only a few months of service.

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Unofficial Stats
Availability Maneuver Damage Dmg Points Max Alt. Climb
Maneuver.png Firing.png Damage.png Ceiling.png Climb.png
14Q3-15Q2 XB - 9 7 6
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Miniatures and Models

Any Taube will make an acceptable substitute.

1:144 Scale

1:300 Scale

References

Citations
  1. Herris, p.8.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Lamberton, pp.224-225.
Bibliography
  • Jack Herris, Rumpler Aircraft of WWI. Aeronaut Books, 2014. ISBN 978-1-935881-21-6.
  • W.M. Lamberton and E.F. Cheesman, Reconnaissance & Bomber Aircraft of the 1914-1918 War. Great Britain: Harleyford Publications Ltd., 1962.