Junkers J2 Technical Specifications
Service Year: 1916
Type: Single-Seat Monoplane Fighter Prototype
National Origin: Imperial Germany
Manufacturer(s): Junkers & Company - German Empire
Production Total: 6
Structural (Crew Space, Dimensions and Weights)
Operating Crew (Typical): 1
Overall Length: 24.44 feet (7.45 meters)
Overall Width: 38.39 feet (11.70 meters)
Overall Height: 10.33 feet (3.15 meters)
Weight (Empty): 2,028 lb (920 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 2,568 lb (1,165 kg)
Installed Power and Standard Day Performance
Propulsion: 1 x Mercedes D.III 6-cylinder water-cooled inline piston engine developing 160 horsepower and driving a two-bladed propeller at the nose.
Maximum Speed: 124 mph (200 kph; 108 knots)
Maximum Range: 382 miles (615 km)
Service Ceiling: 14,764 feet (4,500 meters; 2.80 miles)
Armament / Mission Payload
1 x 7.92mm Spandau IMG 08 machine gun mounted over the nose and synchronized to fire through the spinning propeller blades.
Global Operators / Customers
Imperial Germany (cancelled)
Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
J2 - Base Series Designation; six examples completed.