Vought O2U Corsair

ICAO aircraft code O2U
Manufacturer Vought
Country United States

The Vought O2U Corsair was a 1920s biplane scout and observation aircraft.


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Vought O2U Corsair Specifications

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ICAO aircraft code
1926 - 1929
United States

Aircraft performance

1x Pratt & Whitney R-1690-42 Hornet radial engine
other: Other
600 HP
Max Cruise Speed:
145 Kts
269 Km/h
Approach Speed (Vref):
43 Kts
Travel range:
591 Nm
1,095 Kilometers
Service Ceiling:
18,600 feet
Rate of Climb:
2100 feet / minute
10.67meter / second

Weight & dimensions

Max Take Off Weight:
2,161 Kg
4,764 lbs
Max Payload:
227 Kg
500 lbs
Fuel Tank Capacity:
90 gallon
341 liter

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About the Vought O2U Corsair

The Vought O2U Corsair was a 1920s biplane scout and observation aircraft. Made by Vought Corporation, the O2U was ordered by the United States Navy (USN) in 1927. Powered by a 400hp (298kW) Pratt & Whitney R-1340 Wasp engine, it incorporated a steel-tube fuselage structure and a wood wing structure with fabric covering. Many were seaplanes or amphibians.

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