Nieuport-Delage Ni-D-38 / Ni-D-39
Страна: Франция
Год: 1924


THE NIEUPORT-DELAGE TYPE 38 BIPLANE: A Service Machine which can be used either as a school machine or for aerial photographic work, etc. By means of an interchangeable body, this machine can also be used for commercial work, carrying two passengers. It is fitted with a 190 h.p. Renault, or 180 h p Hispano-Suiza engine. The main characteristics are: Span, 11-1 m. (36 ft. 5 ins.); length, 8 m (26 ft. 3 ins.); chord, 1-8 m. (6 ft. 0 in.); gap, 2 m. (6 ft. 6 ins.); wing area, 37-8 sq.m. (406-7 sq. ft.); weight empty. 850 kg. (1,874 lbs.); weight loaded 1,250 kg. (2,756 lbs.); weight per h.p., 6.25 kg. (13.8 lbs.); wing loading, 33-1 kg./m2. (6-75 lbs./sq. ft.); speed, 175 km.p.h. (108-75 m.p.h.; climb 1.000 m. (3,280. ft.) 8 mins. 35 secs., 3,000 m. (10,000 ft.), 36 mins. 45 secs.; ceiling, 4,000 m. (13,120 ft.).
ARMSTRONG-SIDDELEY ENGINES IN FRANCE: One of three well-known types of French aeroplanes in which British Armstrong-Siddeley aero-engines have been installed. The Nieuport-Delage type 391 transport machine, fitted with the 200-225 h.p. "Lynx."