Lohner E

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Lohner Type E
Lohner E flying boat.jpg
Role Flying Boat
Manufacturer Lohner
First flight 1913 [1][2]
Primary user Cross-Pattee-Heraldry.svg Austria-Hungary
Number built ~40[2][3]
Wingspan 16.2 m (53 ft 2 in) [4]
Engine 85hp Hiero [1][5]
Crew 2
Max Speed 105 km/h (65 mph) [4]
Ceiling 4,000 m (13,100 ft) [4]
Endurance 4:00 [4]

The Lohner Type E was an early flying boat used by the Austro-Hungarian navy. It was a Type E that flew the first operational sortie by an Austro-Hungarian plane in August 1914. [1]

For more information, see Wikipedia:Lohner E.

References

Citations
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Munson, p.161.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Nowarra, p.24.
  3. Owers, p.14.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Angelucci, p.88.
  5. Nowarra, p.21.
Bibliography
  • Enzo Angelucci, ed. The Rand McNally Encyclopedia of Military Aircraft, 1914-1980. New York: The Military Press, 1983 edition. ISBN 0-517-41021-4.
  • Kenneth Munson, Bombers: Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft, 1914-1919. New York: The MacMillan Company, 1968, Blandford Press Ltd. ISBN 978-0753721711
  • Heinz J. Nowarra, Bruce Robertson, and Peter G. Cooksley. Marine Aircraft of the 1914-1918 War. Letchworth, Herts, England: Harleyford Publications Limited, 1966. ISBN 0900435070