Junkers J17
small passenger airliner, projected in 1921
3 seater highlever monoplane, corrugated Duralumin construction
designed by
Otto Reuter and Pinkert

Historical Data:

The J17 was a further improvment to the early K16 small passenger airliner A new engine and less net weight are the main improvements to the K16 prototype. The J17 was designed without a metal tube construction to reduce the weight. Probably due to the Allies restrictions, this design was abandoned.

Technical Data:
Aircraft year engine length
in m
in m
wing area
im sqm
net weight
in kg
in kg
seats speed
in km/h
in km
J 17 1921 Junkers L1 (44kW) n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. 1 pilot+
2 pass
n.a. n.a.

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