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Northrop Delta

Transport Aircraft

The Northrop Delta was a further development of the Gamma and appeared during the tumultuous interwar years leading up to World War 2.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 8/4/2016
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Year: 1933
Manufacturer(s): Northrop Corporation - USA
Production: 32
Crew: 2
Length: 32.81 ft (10 m)
Width: 47.57 ft (14.5 m)
Height: 10.17 ft (3.1 m)
Weight (Empty): 4,542 lb (2,060 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 7,352 lb (3,335 kg)
Power: 1 x Wright SE-1820-F2 9-cylinder air-cooled radial piston engine developing 735 horsepower.
Speed: 221 mph (355 kph; 192 kts)
Ceiling: 20,013 feet (6,100 m; 3.79 miles)
Range: 1,650 miles (2,655 km; 1,434 nm)
Rate-of-Climb: 1,200 ft/min (366 m/min)
Operators: Australia; Canada; Mexico; Spain; Sweden; United States



Variants / Models

• Delta - Base Series Name
• Delta 1A
• Delta 1B
• Delta 1C
• Delta 1D
• Delta I
• Delta II
• Delta III
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