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Bristol 109

 ENGINE1 x 480hp Bristol Jupiter VIII
  Take-off weight4449 kg9808 lb
  Empty weight2088 kg4603 lb
  Wingspan15.60 m51 ft 2 in
  Length11.51 m38 ft 9 in
  Height4.27 m14 ft 0 in
  Wing area65.03 m2699.98 sq ft
  Max. speed145 km/h90 mph
  Range5313 km3301 miles

Barry, 04.04.2016 15:21

Built for an attempt on the world long distance record which was abandoned, it was then purchased by Bert Hinkler for a world flight which did not go ahead. It was eventually scrapped in 1931 having never left the country.


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