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AEG B.II 1915.jpg
Role Reconnaissance/Trainer
Manufacturer A.E.G.
First flight Feb 1915 [1]
Introduction Apr 1915 [1]
Primary user Cross-Pattee-alternate3.svg Germany
Number built 10 [1]
Developed from A.E.G. B.I
Wingspan 13.0 m (42 ft 7 in) [2]
Engine 150hp Benz Bz.III inline or
120hp Mercedes D.II inline
Armament none

Ten improved AEG B.II reconnaissance planes were built in 1915. They served from April 1915 through the autumn of that year.[1] The factory designation for the plane was the Z9.[3]

For more information, see Wikipedia:AEG B.II.

Timeline [note 1][edit]


  1. German numbers are from bi-monthly Frontbestand records (Effective Frontline Strength).[4]
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Herris, p.11.
  2. Lamberton, pp.220-221.
  3. Lamberton, p.108.
  4. Grosz'85, p.60 and Grosz'86, p.66.
  • Peter Gray and Owen Thetford. German Aircraft of the First World War. Great Britain, Putnam, 1962, 1987. ISBN 0-85177-809-7.
  • Peter M. Grosz, "Archiv -- Frontbestand". WW1 Aero, № 107, Dec 1985 and № 108, Feb 1986. Poughkeepsie, NY: World War I Aeroplanes, Inc.
  • Jack Herris. AEG Aircraft of WWI. Aeronaut Books, 2015. ISBN 978-1-935881-28-5.