The W.4 was a sea-plane development of the D.I and 117 were built for the German Navy to defend coastal naval bases from attack. Most were stationed at the important North Sea bases from early 1917, but a small number were deployed around the Aegean Sea area.
| ENGINE||1 x Mc D III, 125kW|
| Take-off weight||1070 kg||2359 lb|
| Empty weight||790 kg||1742 lb|
| Wingspan||9.5 m||31 ft 2 in|
| Length||8.5 m||28 ft 11 in|
| Height||3.7 m||12 ft 2 in|
| Wing area||31.6 m2||340.14 sq ft|
| Max. speed||160 km/h||99 mph|
| Ceiling||3000 m||9850 ft|
| Range w/max.fuel||450 km||280 miles|
| ARMAMENT||2 machine-guns|
|yetkin iscen, 13.10.2012|
I'm looking for some details about Albatros W 4, board number 1258, who crashed in Galilpoli between 1915-16? Do you have any information about this event? Would you please share with me?
Do you have any comments about this aircraft ?