Schutte-Lanz D.I Technical Specifications
Service Year: 1915
Type: Single-Seat Biplane Fighter Prototype
National Origin: Imperial Germany
Manufacturer(s): Schutte-Lanz - German Empire
Production Total: 1
Structural (Crew Space, Dimensions and Weights)
Operating Crew (Typical): 1
Weight (Empty): 1,433 lb (650 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 1,852 lb (840 kg)
Installed Power and Standard Day Performance
Propulsion: 1 x Oberursel U.0 7-cylinder air-cooled rotary piston engine developing 80 horsepower and driving a two-bladed propeller at the nose.
Maximum Speed: 84 mph (135 kph; 73 knots)
Maximum Range: 280 miles (450 km)
Service Ceiling: 9,843 feet (3,000 meters; 1.86 miles)
Armament / Mission Payload
2 x 7.92mm machine guns mounted over the nose and synchronized to fire through the spinning propeller blades.
Global Operators / Customers
Imperial Germany (cancelled)
Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
D.I - Base Series Designation; single example completed.