F + W N-20.2 Arbalete


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F + W N-20.2 Arbalete

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F + W N-20.2 ArbaleteA three-view drawing (800 x 485)

 ENGINE4 x Turbomeca Pimene
  Take-off weight1800 kg3968 lb
  Empty weight1540 kg3395 lb
  Wingspan7.56 m25 ft 10 in
  Length7.53 m25 ft 8 in
  Height2.3 m8 ft 7 in
  Max. speed720 km/h447 mph
  Ceiling8000 m26250 ft

Marco, e-mail, 31.08.2010 00:31

The single engin version Zane speaks from, is the N-20 Glider. The Glider was a 2 Seater (Pilot and Observer) The Glider had a build in Jato roket engin, the Glider was made from wood and was destroyed by a taxirun when the runway in emmen was under Construction. The N.20.2 was made from Metal


Zane, e-mail, 07.03.2010 16:02

Yes, the four-engined version flew in 1950-1951 and before this the single engine one flew from 1948-1949 until it crashed.


M.Simpson, e-mail, 11.02.2010 16:40

Did it ever fly?????


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