Alexander Lippisch - Nazi Germany
General ability to actively engage other aircraft of similar form and function, typically through guns, missiles, and/or aerial rockets.
Aircraft developed for the role of prototyping, technology demonstration, or research / data collection.
monoplane / mid-mounted / swept-back
Design utilizes a single primary wing mainplane; this represents the most popular modern mainplane arrangement.
Mainplanes are mounted along the midway point of the sides of the fuselage.
The planform features wing sweep back along the leading edges of the mainplane, promoting higher operating speeds.
1 x Coal-fueled Kronach Lorin ramjet motor / engine of unknown thrust output.
(650 kph | 351 knots)
(485 kph | 262 knots)
(+165 kph | 89 knots)
(620 km | 335 nm)
MACH Regime (Sonic)
RANGES (MPH) Subsonic: <614mph | Transonic: 614-921 | Supersonic: 921-3836 | Hypersonic: 3836-7673 | Hi-Hypersonic: 7673-19180 | Reentry: >19030
2 x 30mm MK 108 internal automatic cannons.
P.13B - Base Project Designation.