Technical data
Type Farman F.IX
Function Observation Sport
Year 1911
Crew 1
Engines 1*70hp Gnome
Length 8.00m
Wingspan 12.0m
7.0m
Wing area 28.0m2
Empty weight 260kg
Loaded weight 485kg
Wing Load (kg/m2) 17.3
Power load (kg/hp) 7.0
Speed at 0m 90km/h
Landing Speed 60km/h
Climb
500m 8.0min
Payload
Fuel & Oil 75kg

Farman F.IX by Farman

Pusher biplane, almost identical to Farman-VII with front elevator (sometimes removed). It was built in series at Dux factory. Russian-built Farman-IX differed from French by pointed fairing covering the crew.

Also was designated as "Farman Voennyj" (Farman Military), "Farman-IX by Dux", "Voenno-Gonochnyj" (Military-Racer).

PredecessorsModifications

Farman-VII
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ReferencesLinks
  • "History of aircraft construction in the USSR", Vol.1 p.145;
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