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Henschel Hs 121


Type: Light fighter or advanced trainer
Origin: Henschel Flugzeugwerke AG
Models: a
First Flight: January 4, 1934
Service Delivery: None
Final Delivery: None

Engine: Model: Argus As 10C
Type: Inverted V8 aircooled
Number: One        Horsepower: 240hp

Dimensions:
Wing span: 10.00m (32 ft. 9¾ in.)
Length: 7.30m (23 ft. 11¼ in.)
Height: 2.30m (7 ft. 6½ in.)
Wing Surface Area: N/A
  Weights:
Empty: 1,565 lb. (710kg)
Loaded: 2,116 lb. (960 kg)

Performance:
Maximum Speed: 174 mph (280kph)
Initial climb: N/A
Range: 311 miles (500km)
Service Ceiling: N/A

Armament: N/A

Avionics: N/A


Comments:
Henschels first aircraft, the 121 looked good but flew badly and never made it past the prototype stage.

Sources:
Gunston, Bill & Wood, Tony - Hitler's Luftwaffe, 1977, Salamander Books Ltd., London

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