|Introduction||spring 1917 |
|Number built||6 |
|Wingspan||16.0 m (52 ft 6 in) |
|Engine||150hp Benz Bz.III inline|
or 160hp Austro-Daimler inline 
|Armament||front flexible Parabellum |
|Max Speed||140 km/h (87 mph) |
|Climb||910 m (3,000 ft) in 11:30|
After studying a Lohner L flying boat, Ernst Heinkel designed the Brandenburg FB as an improvement. Six were ordered in 1916, and their robust construction made them popular with their crews, despite a German preference for floatplanes. All six were still in service in May 1917.
For more information, see Wikipedia:Lohner_L.
- Nowarra, p.50.
- Nowarra, pp.204-205.