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Ford Trimotor

Ford Trimotor

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Trimotor by numbers
First Flight:11 June 1926
Capacity:11 passengers
Powerplant:3 × Wright J-6-9 Whirlwind 9-cylinder radial engines 0f 224kW (300hp)
Performance 
Range:918km (570mi)
Maximum Speed:213km/h (132mph)
Ceiling:5,670m (18,600ft)
Dimensions 
Length:15.2m (49ft 10in)
Wingspan:22.6m (74ft 0in)
Height:3.6m (11ft 9in)
Weight:2,950kg (6,500lb)
 

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