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    • Year
      1906
      2018
    • Length
      5 m
      9 m
    • Height
      2 m
      4 m
    • Width
      1 m
      8 m
    • Diameter
      3 m
      9 m
    • Wing area
      1 m2
      925 m2
    • Wingspan (Beam)
      7 m
      12 m
    • Wing loading
      3 kg/m2
      829 kg/m2
    • Swept
      4 m
      10 m
    • Sweep
      25 deg
      68 deg
    • Aspect ratio
      1
      26
    • Disc area
      1 m2
      460 m2
    • Main rotor diameter
      1 m
      62 m
    • Rotor number
      1 qt
      8 qt
    • Blades per rotor
      4 qt
      5 qt
    • Disc loading
      17 kg/m2
      73 kg/m2
    • Tail rotor diameter
      0 m
      5 m
    • Empty weight
      718 kg
      1078 kg
    • Max. takeoff weight (Gross weight)
      154 kg
      575000 kg
    • Loaded weight
      1106 kg
      1660 kg
    • Crew
      1 per.
      3 per.
    • Useful load
      26 kg
      90700 kg
    • Payload
      23 kg
      122470 kg
    • Capacity passengers
      1 per.
      400 per.
    • Hardpoints
      1 qt
      2576 qt
    • Ground Speed
      96 km/h
      1500 km/h
    • Max. Speed
      209 km/h
      315 km/h
    • Сruise Speed
      52 km/h
      3087 km/h
    • Stall Speed
      40 km/h
      258 km/h
    • Landing Speed
      68 km/h
      270 km/h
    • Minimum control speed
      24 km/h
      113 km/h
    • Never exceed speed
      107 km/h
      1050 km/h
    • Fuel Capacity
      23 l
      320000 l
    • Fuel External
      142 l
      10025 l
    • Power/mass
      0 hp/kg
      23 hp/kg
    • Thrust/weight
      0 kN/kg
      3 kN/kg
    • Afterburning thrust
      29 kN/kg
      980 kN/kg
    • Total Power
      320 hp
      480 hp
    • Thrust
      1 kN
      1914 kN
    • Service ceiling
      5608 m
      8413 m
    • Static ceiling
      3 m
      5485 m
    • Range (Ferry range)
      4 km
      40700 km
    • Range PTB (Ferry range)
      720 km
      10000 km
    • Сombat radius
      277 km
      7210 km
    • Endurance
      4 h
      8 h
    • Takeoff roll
      20 m
      3200 m
    • Landing roll
      20 m
      2570 m
    • Maximum glide ratio
      7
      43
    • Load factor from
      2 G
      9 G
    • Rate of climb
      1 m/min
      36000 m/min
    • Rate of sink
      36 m/min
      56 m/min
    • Time to altitude
      8 min
      12 min
    • Propellers
      1 qt
      8 qt
    • Prop diameter
      1 m
      6 m
    • Prop blade number
      1 qt
      8 qt
    • Guns
      1 qt
      18 qt
    • Bombs
      1 qt
      250 qt
    • Missiles
      1 qt
      24 qt
    • Rockets
      1 qt
      76 qt
    • Torpedoes
      1 qt
      4 qt
    • Bombs weight
      2 kg
      39000 kg
    • Rockets weight
      1 kg
      48 kg
    • Number built
      0 qt
      43000 qt
    • Price
      44320 USD
      66480 USD

Curtiss 18

TypeAircraft
Company

Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company

Scheme

Triplane

Geometry
Length (m)
1.9
 
7.1
88.7
Height (m)
0.6
 
3.1
50.1
Wings
Wingspan (Beam) (m)
0.1
 
9.8
95
Weights
Empty weight (kg)
8
 
898.1
276,800
Loaded weight (kg)
5
 
1,383
242,500
Capacity
Crew (per.)
1
 
2
112
Speeds
Max. Speed (km/h)
25
 
262
28,165
Power
Total Power (hp)
0.4
 
400
60,000
1 powerplant
Performance
Service ceiling (m)
0.6
 
7,010.4
161,544
Endurance (h)
0.0
 
5.9
150
Dynamic Performance
Time to altitude (min)
0.6
 
10
105
to 3800 m
Stat
Price (USD)
41.5
 
55,400
750.0 million
Introduction 01.02.1919
First flight 07.05.1918

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