Specifications for the
Biplane Reconnaissance Aircraft
Focus Model: DFW C.V
Country of Origin: Imperial Germany
Manufacturer: DFW / Aviatik / LVG / Schutte-Lanz / Halberstadt - Germany
Initial Year of Service: 1916
Production Total: 3,250
Length: 25.82 ft (7.87 m)
Width: 43.54 ft (13.27 m)
Height: 10.66ft (3.25 m)
Weight (Empty): 0 lb (0 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 3,153 lb (1,430 kg)
Powerplant: 1 x Benz Bz IV 6-cylinder liquid-cooled in-line engine developing 200 horsepower.
Maximum Speed: 96 mph (155 kmh; 84 kts)
Maximum Range: 0 miles (0 km)
Service Ceiling: 16,404 ft (5,000 m; 3.1 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 0 feet-per-minute (0 m/min)
1 x 7.92mm Spandau MG08/15 machine gun in forward-fixed position firing through synchronized propeller system.
1 x 7.92mm Parabellum MG14 machine gun in rear cockpit
100 kg of externally-carried stores.
C.V - Base Series Designation; fitted with either Conrad C.III or Benz Bz.IV engines.
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