Bristol Tourer
1919
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Bristol Tourer

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Specification 
 MODELBristol Tourer 2-seater
 ENGINE1 x 230hp Siddeley Puma
 WEIGHTS
    Take-off weight1271 kg2802 lb
    Empty weight772 kg1702 lb
 DIMENSIONS
    Wingspan12.01 m39 ft 5 in
    Length7.95 m26 ft 1 in
    Height3.05 m10 ft 0 in
    Wing area37.81 m2406.98 sq ft
 PERFORMANCE
    Max. speed193 km/h120 mph
    Ceiling6706 m22000 ft

Comments
David, 24.05.2017

This development from the Bristol Fighter was used by Charles Kingsford Smith and Charles Ulm in their record-breaking 1927 flight around Australia. They took 10 days, smashing the old 22 day record, but their first plane only lasted 3 hours and 120km before engine trouble forced it down. They caught the train back to Sydney and set off in their second aircraft.

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