General Information
Type NV-4
Function Amphibian
Year 1936
Crew 2
Powerplant
Type MG-11
Power 100hp
Size
Length 8.7m
Height ?m
Wingspan 10.5m
Wing area 28.5m2
Weights and loads
Empty 825kg
Loaded 1090kg
Wing Load (kg/m2) 38.2
Power load (kg/hp) 10.9
Speed
at 0m 160km/h
Landing 65km/h
Roll
Landing ?m
Takeoff ?m
Range
Practical ?km
Flight Endurance ?h
Ceiling
Ceiling ?m
Climb
1000m ?min
Payload
Fuel+Oil 90+15kg

NV-4 amphibian by V.V.Nikitin

NV-4 amphibian
51k b/w "History of aircraft construction in the USSR", Vol.2 p.100

Two-seater biplane amphibian. Aircraft of all-wooden construction with one large float and pair of underwing balance floats. Upper wing carried ailerons, the lower one - landing flaps. Grumman-type landing gear was retracted manually. NV-4 was equipped for blind flight.

Aircraft was built in 1936 in Moscow and flown. But V.V.Nikitin was assigned to other projects and could not to supervise trials program.

NV-4 was abandoned.

PredecessorsModifications
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ReferencesLinks
  • "History of aircraft construction in the USSR", Vol.2 p.99-100;
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