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Zenith Aircraft Corp American Albatross B-1
 
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Zenith B-1 NX6772
 
Designed by Charles Rocheville, the sole 1928 American Albatross B-1 NX6772 was sold in 1929 to (Alva Roy) Ebrite Aero Corp of Long Beach CA, for charter work and is sometimes seen as Ebrite New Albatross, reportedly repowered with 400hp P&W Wasp. It was used for 1929 endurance record attempts by John Gugliemetti and Lee Schoenhair, but without success.

Engine: 260hp Menasco-Salmson
Wingspan: 56'0"
Length: 39'0"
Useful load: 2350 lb
Max speed: 128 mph
Cruise speed: 92 mph
Stall: 40 mph
Range: 1000 mi
Seats: 8
 
 
 
 


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