Technical data
Type Meller-I
Year 1912
Crew 1
Engines 1*100hp Gnome-Monosaupape
Length 9.4m
Wingspan 12.1m
Wing area 22.5m2
Empty weight 440kg
Loaded weight 720kg
Wing Load (kg/m2) 32
Power load (kg/hp) 7.2

Meller-I, Dux

20k drawing from "History of aircraft construction in the USSR", Vol.1 p.105;

High wing pusher monoplane assembled from following parts:

Complex (wielded steel tubes) tail structure produced huge drag, and this scheme was abandoned.



References:
  • "History of aircraft construction in the USSR", Vol.1 p.104;

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