Kingsford Smith PL.7
1956
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Kingsford Smith PL.7

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Kingsford Smith PL.7


Specification 
 ENGINE1 x 400hp Armstrong Siddeley Cheetah X 7-cylinder radial engine
 WEIGHTS
    Take-off weight2270 kg5005 lb
    Empty weight1007 kg2220 lb
 DIMENSIONS
    Wingspan12.44 m41 ft 10 in
    Length7.47 m25 ft 6 in
    Height3.05 m10 ft 0 in
 PERFORMANCE
    Max. speed203 km/h126 mph
    Cruise speed179 km/h111 mph
    Ceiling3900 m12800 ft
    Range547 km340 miles

Kingsford Smith PL.7

Comments
ian, 30.10.2017

The PL-7 never received an Oz registration

guba, 18.06.2011

what was the australian registration of this plane, and what happened to it.

, 18.06.2011

I was working for Waitomo Aircraft in Te Kuiti, on the second PL.11 ZK-CKE

Richard Brough, 01.03.2011

was (richiebro@clear.net.nz); I still do not know its registration VH-?

Richard Brough, 12.05.2009

what was the australian registration of this plane, and what happened to it.
I was working for Waitomo Aircraft in Te Kuiti, on the second PL.11 ZK-CKE

Cholet, 21.01.2009

The Kingsford Smith PL7 Tanker is an Australian single-seater agricultural biplane first flown as a prototype in 1956. The Kingsford Smith PL7 Tanker is a single-bay unequal span biplane powered by an Armstrong Siddeley Cheetah X seven-cylinder radial engine providinga top speed of 203 kmh and a range of 547 km.

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