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Germany's Bücker Bü 133 Jungmeister trainer

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  • Bücker Bü 133 Jungmeister

Design

The Bücker Bü 133 was based on the Bücker Bü 131.1 The Bücker Bü 133 was more powerful and had better performance.1

Usage

Used by the Luftwaffe as a basic trainer.1

The Bücker Bü 133 was sold to other countries.1

Specifications

  Bücker Bü 133 Jungmeister
Type Trainer1,2
Crew 11,2
Engine (Type) Siemens SH 14A-41,2
Cylinders Radial1, Radial 72
Cooling Air2
HP 1601,2
Dimensions  
Span 21' 7.5"2, 21' 9"1
6.6 m2
Length 19' 4"2, 20'1
5.9 m2
Height 7' 4.5"2
2.25 m2
Wing area 130 sq ft2
12 sq m2
Weight  
Empty 925 lb2
420 kg2
Loaded 1,290 lb2
586 kg2
Performance  
Speed 134 mph2, 137.5 mph1
315 kph2
Cruising speed 125 mph2
200 kph2
Climb to 3,280' /
1,000 m
2.8 minutes2
Climb to 6,560' /
2,000 m
6.3 minutes2
Climb to 9,840' /
3,000 m
10.7 minutes2
Service ceiling 20,000'2
6,100 m2
Range 310 miles2
500 km2

Sources:

  1. World War II Airplanes Volume 1, Enzo Angelucci, Paolo Matricardi, 1976
  2. Jane's Fighting Aircraft of World War II, 1989
20th Century American Military History Crucial Site