Royal Aircraft Factory R.E.7
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Royal Aircraft Factory R.E.7

Used mainly by the RFC during 1916, the R.E.7 was a two-seat (later occasionally three-seat) bombing biplane powered by a 112kW RAF 4a engine. Two hundred and fifty were completed. Maximum level speed was 137km/h.

Royal Aircraft Factory R.E.7

 ENGINE1 x RAF 4a, 112kW
    Take-off weight1565 kg3450 lb
    Empty weight1036 kg2284 lb
    Wingspan17.37 m57 ft 0 in
    Length9.72 m32 ft 11 in
    Height3.84 m13 ft 7 in
    Wing area50.91 m2547.99 sq ft
    Max. speed135 km/h84 mph
    Ceiling1980 m6500 ft
 ARMAMENT150kg of bombs

Royal Aircraft Factory R.E.7A three-view drawing (600 x 575)

mashan, 20.06.2011

Two hundred and fifty were completed. Maximum level speed.

, 20.06.2011

Royal Aircraft Factory R.E.7

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