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Lohner E

Lohner E
Role Reconnaissance flying boat
National origin Austria-Hungary
Manufacturer Lohner
First flight c. 1914
Number built approximately 40

The Lohner E was a reconnaissance flying boat built in Austria-Hungary during World War I.[1][2] It was a conventional design for its day with biplane wings that featured slight sweepback, and an engine mounted pusher-fashion in the interplane gap.[2] Its crew of two was seated in an open cockpit.

Around 40 examples were built before production shifted to the more powerful L.[1][2]




Data from 'The Encyclopedia of World War I[3]

General characteristics
  • Crew: Two, pilot and observer
  • Length: 10.25 m (33 ft 8 in)
  • Wingspan: 16.20 m (53 ft 2 in)
  • Height: 3.85 m (12 ft 8 in)
  • Gross weight: 1,700 kg (3,747 lb)
  • Powerplant: 1 × Heiro, 67 kW (85 hp)


  • Maximum speed: 105 km/h (65 mph)
  • Endurance: 4 hours
  • Service ceiling: 4,000[4] m (13,120 ft)


  • Angelucci, Enzo. The Rand McNally Encyclopedia of Military Aircraft, 1914-1980. San Diego, California: The Military Press, 1983. ISBN 0-517-41021-4.
  • Taylor, Michael J. H. Jane's Encyclopedia of Aviation. London: Studio Editions, 1989. ISBN 0-517-69186.
  • Tucker, Spencer. The Encyclopedia of World War I. Santa Barbara: ABC-Clio, 2005. ISBN 978-1851094202.

fr:Lohner E

sr:Лонер TL

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