Albatros D.II


The Albatros D.II became a further development of the Albatros D.I. In the D.II, the top wing was brought down to improve pilot visibility and also allowed for the improved radiator to be mounted in the center of the upper wing section.

Albatros D.II
Engine: 1 x Mercedes D.IIIa, 119kW / 160hp.
Length: 24ft 3.25 in (7.4m)
Wingspan: 27 ft 10.75 in (8.50m)
Height: 9.68ft (2.95m)
Maximum Speed: 109mph (175kmh; 94kts)
Maximum Range: 163miles (263km)
Rate-of-Climb: 656ft/min (200m/min)
Time to 3000 ft: 5 min
Service Ceiling: 17,060ft (5,200m)
Operational endurance: 1 hr 30 min
Armament: 2 x 7.92mm LMG 8.15 machine guns
Accommodation: 1
Maximum Take-Off Weight: 1,958lbs (888kg)