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THE AIRFORCE - AIRCRAFT - AVIAN IIIA (TYPE 594)
 
 

Aircraft Stats:

Powerplant: 1 x 95hp ADC Cirrus III inline piston engine
Speed: 164 kph, 102mph mph
Range: 644km, 400miles
Seats: 2
Length: 7.39m, 24ft 3in
Span: 8.53m, 0ft
Empty Weight: 424kg, 935lb
Max T/O Weight: 651kg, 1,435lb
Period of Service: 1928 - 1929

Weapons:
None specified

Squadrons:
None specified

Attrition:
No incidents found

Avian IIIA (Type 594)

 
Status: Retired
Manufacturer: Avro
Country of Manufacture: United Kingdom
Role: Utility
 
Description:

One aircraft (501) was received in 1938 for evaluation in order to replace the Avro 504K as an elementary trainer. The Avian 4m was chosen over the competing DH60M Moth and Spartan Arrow.

Armament: None