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Burnelli CB-16

VIP / Corporate Passenger Aircraft

Just one example of the revolutionary Burnelli CB-16 was completed in the late 1920s, bankrolled by Paul W. Chapman.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 9/2/2017
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Year: 1929
Manufacturer(s): Burnelli - USA
Production: 1
Crew: 2
Length: 47.08 ft (14.35 m)
Width: 90.06 ft (27.45 m)
Weight (Empty): 8,818 lb (4,000 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 11,707 lb (5,310 kg)
Power: 2 x Curtiss Conqueror V-12 piston engines developing 500 horsepower each.
Speed: 146 mph (235 kph; 127 kts)
Ceiling: 16,404 feet (5,000 m; 3.11 miles)
Range: 808 miles (1,300 km; 702 nm)
Rate-of-Climb: 940 ft/min (287 m/min)
Operators: United States (cancelled)



Variants / Models

• CB-11 - Base Series Designation
• Uppercu-Burnelli CB-300 - Alternative designation
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