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Albatros C.III
« on: October 13, 2007, 06:18:02 PM »
Sneak preview on my next blog image :)

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Re: Albatros C.III
« Reply #1 on: October 13, 2007, 06:50:32 PM »
Nice image mate  :-razz Would you provide this image with some special story?

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Re: Albatros C.III
« Reply #2 on: October 13, 2007, 08:10:20 PM »
What story would you think of? I have no information about the people or which unit it was.  :-red

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Re: Albatros C.III
« Reply #3 on: October 13, 2007, 08:59:29 PM »
No problem- I was just asking. Any new image from WW1 age is more then interesting  :-ok

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Re: Albatros C.III
« Reply #4 on: October 14, 2007, 12:49:06 AM »
Only thing i know is what Dan San told me. Its an Alb.C.III 14x/16 from production serial batch,
C.100/16 to C.199/16  :-cool

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Re: Albatros C.III
« Reply #5 on: October 17, 2007, 12:12:39 PM »
Does someone have an idea what these are?
« Last Edit: October 19, 2007, 05:02:31 PM by Wingman81 »

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Re: Albatros C.III
« Reply #6 on: October 17, 2007, 12:59:41 PM »
Much of design it have like the Voisin but... could you please make scan of the vertical tail from the first image  :-think

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Re: Albatros C.III
« Reply #7 on: October 17, 2007, 09:00:46 PM »
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Does someone have an idea what these are?

Is one AGO C.I :-wave

General characteristics

Crew: two, pilot and observer

Length: 9.0 m (29 ft 6 in)
Wingspan: 15.0 m (49 ft 2 in)
Wing area: 41.5 m² (447 ft²)

Powerplant: 1 × Mercedes D.III, 117 kW (158 hp)

Performance
Maximum speed: 140 km/h (90 mph)
Range: 480 km (300 miles)
Service ceiling: 4,800 m (16,000 ft)

Armament
1 × 7.92 mm Parabellum machine gun
« Last Edit: October 17, 2007, 09:08:17 PM by santynus »

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Re: Albatros C.III
« Reply #8 on: October 18, 2007, 01:18:28 PM »
A couple of images

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Re: Albatros C.III
« Reply #9 on: October 19, 2007, 05:05:20 PM »
Thanks very much for the information. I had never seen this plane before.  :-ok

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Re: Albatros C.III
« Reply #10 on: November 06, 2007, 09:59:11 PM »
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Click on Spad XIII and DR1 and look at film bottom page!
(first time since 80 years a Se5a and Spad XIII, with genuine motors,start at seme time!)

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