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Italy's Caproni-Campini C.C.2, N1 (CC.2) experimental

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  • Caproni Campini CC.2 experimental
  • Caproni Campini CC.2 experimental

Design

The Caproni-Campini C.C.2 may have never been intended for military use.

Engine

It was propelled by a radial engine that drove a compressor with a elementary afterburner.

Prototype

The Caproni-Campini C.C.2 was first flown in August 28, 1940 / November 1941 by Mario de Bernadi.

The project was abandoned in 1942.

Specifications

  Caproni-Campini C.C.2
Type Experimental
Crew 2
Engine (Type) 1: Isotta-Fraschini
HP 900
Dimensions  
Span 52'
15.85 m
Length 43'
13.1 m
Wing area 387.51 sq ft
36 sq m
Weight  
Empty 8,025 lb
3,640 kg
Loaded 9,248 lb, 11,000 lb
4,195 kg
Performance  
Speed 233 mph
375 kph
Armament None

Sources:

  1. Aeronautics Aircraft Spotters' Handbook, Ensign L. C. Guthman, 1943
  2. The Encyclopedia of Weapons of World War II, Chris Bishop, 1998
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