|Developed from||Albatros B.II|
|Wingspan||11.0 m (36 ft 1 in) |
|Engine||120hp Mercedes D.II inline|
|Max Speed||140 km/h (87 mph)|
|Climb||790 m (2,600 ft) in 9:10|
2,000 m (6,500 ft) in 20:00
The Albatros B.III was built in small numbers in 1915 and used at the front. By its arrival, designers were starting to think more seriously about the armed C-Class planes instead. Nevertheless, it saw service with the Army and Navy during 1915, after which it was relegated to training.
For more information, see Wikipedia:Albatros B.III.
- Lamberton, p.118.
- Lamberton, pp.220-221.