AVRO 683 Lancaster

Bomber

Avro Lancaster B.1 © Jenny Coffey
Photo ©: Jenny Coffey (photos at airliners.net)
The AVRO 683 Lancaster is a four-engine heavy bomber aircraft during WWII produced by the British manufacturer AVRO, A.V. Roe and Company.
The Lancaster is a development of the AVRO 679 Manchester.
Crew7
Propulsion4 Piston Engines
Engine ModelRolls-Royce Merlin 24
Engine Power (each)1201 kW1610 hp
Speed463 km/h250 kts
  288 mph
Service Ceiling7.468 m24.500 ft
Range4.074 km2.200 NM
2.532 mi.
Empty Weight16.738 kg36.900 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight31.751 kg70.000 lbs
Wing Span31,09 m102 ft 0 in
Wing Area120,5 m1297 ft
Length21,18 m69 ft 6 in
Height5,97 m19 ft 7 in
First Flight09.01.1941
Production Statusout of production
Total Production7377
Developed fromAVRO 679 Manchester
ICAO CodeLANC
Data for (Version)Avro Lancaster B.I

[Photo-ID: 7508] Karsten Palt 2013-07-19
Avro 683 Lancaster B.X, , C-GVRA, c/n 3414, Karsten Palt, 2013Avro
683 Lancaster B.X
Reg.: C-GVRA
c/n: 3414
 
ex RCAF FM213, marked as KB726, flyable
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum [Hamilton, Mount Hope]
[Photo-ID: 7509] Karsten Palt 2013-07-19
Avro 683 Lancaster B.X, , C-GVRA, c/n 3414, Karsten Palt, 2013Avro
683 Lancaster B.X
Reg.: C-GVRA
c/n: 3414
 
ex RCAF FM213, marked as KB726, flyable
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum [Hamilton, Mount Hope]
[Photo-ID: 7510] Karsten Palt 2013-07-19
Avro 683 Lancaster B.X, , C-GVRA, c/n 3414, Karsten Palt, 2013Avro
683 Lancaster B.X
Reg.: C-GVRA
c/n: 3414
 
ex RCAF FM213, marked as KB726, flyable
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum [Hamilton, Mount Hope]
[Photo-ID: 7511] Karsten Palt 2013-07-19
Avro 683 Lancaster B.X, , C-GVRA, c/n 3414, Karsten Palt, 2013Avro
683 Lancaster B.X
Reg.: C-GVRA
c/n: 3414
 
ex RCAF FM213, marked as KB726, flyable
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum [Hamilton, Mount Hope]
[Photo-ID: 1249] Karsten Palt 2008-07-16
AVRO 683 Lancaster B.X, Royal Air Force, KB889, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2008AVRO
683 Lancaster B.X
Royal Air Force
Reg.: KB889
 
Imperial War Museum [Duxford Aerodrome (EGSU / QFO)]
[Photo-ID: 13073] Karsten Palt 2016-07-10
Avro 683 Lancaster B.X, Royal Air Force, KB889, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2016Avro
683 Lancaster B.X
Royal Air Force
Reg.: KB889
 
Imperial War Museum [Duxford Aerodrome (EGSU / QFO)]
[Photo-ID: 901] Karsten Palt 2008-06-20
AVRO 683 Lancaster B1, Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, PA474, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2008AVRO
683 Lancaster B1
Battle of Britain Memorial Flight
Reg.: PA474
 
Open Dagen Koninklijke Luchtmacht 2008 [Leeuwarden (EHLW / LHW)]
[Photo-ID: 902] Karsten Palt 2008-06-20
AVRO 683 Lancaster B1, Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, PA474, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2008AVRO
683 Lancaster B1
Battle of Britain Memorial Flight
Reg.: PA474
 
Open Dagen Koninklijke Luchtmacht 2008 [Leeuwarden (EHLW / LHW)]
[Photo-ID: 903] Karsten Palt 2008-06-20
AVRO 683 Lancaster B1, Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, PA474, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2008AVRO
683 Lancaster B1
Battle of Britain Memorial Flight
Reg.: PA474
 
Open Dagen Koninklijke Luchtmacht 2008 [Leeuwarden (EHLW / LHW)]
[Photo-ID: 1269] Karsten Palt 2008-07-16
AVRO 683 Lancaster I, Royal Air Force, R5868, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2008AVRO
683 Lancaster I
Royal Air Force
Reg.: R5868
 
Royal Air Force Museum [London-Hendon]