Naval Aircraft Factory N3N Canary

Trainer Biplane

Naval Aircraft Factory N3N-3 Canary N695M Yanks Air Museum Chino, CA © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Naval Aircraft Factory N3N Canary is a single-engine two-seat primary training biplane aircraft produced by the US-American Navy owned Naval Aircraft Factory (NAF).
The NAF N3N Canary also known as the Yellow Peril was built with a conventional landing gear or with floats.
Crew2
Propulsion1 Radial Engine
Engine ModelWright R-760-2 Whirlwind 7
Engine Power175 kW235 hp
max. Cruise Speed144 km/h78 kts
  90 mph
Speed202 km/h109 kts
  125 mph
Service Ceiling4.633 m15.200 ft
Range756 km408 NM
470 mi.
Empty Weight948 kg2.090 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight1.266 kg2.791 lbs
Wing Span10,36 m33 ft 12 in
Wing Area28,3 m305 ft
Length7,77 m25 ft 6 in
Height3,30 m10 ft 10 in
First Flight08/1935
Production Statusout of production
Total Production997
Data for (Version)NAF N3N-3

[Photo-ID: 6312] Karsten Palt 2012-06-12
Naval Aircraft Factory N3N-3, , N695M, c/n 4480, Karsten Palt, 2012Naval Aircraft Factory
N3N-3
Reg.: N695M
c/n: 4480
 
flyable, ex US Navy Yellow Peril on floats
Yanks Air Museum [Chino, CA]
[Photo-ID: 6313] Karsten Palt 2012-06-12
Naval Aircraft Factory N3N-3, , N695M, c/n 4480, Karsten Palt, 2012Naval Aircraft Factory
N3N-3
Reg.: N695M
c/n: 4480
 
flyable, ex US Navy Yellow Peril on floats
Yanks Air Museum [Chino, CA]
[Photo-ID: 11143] Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
Naval Aircraft Factory N3N-3, Jensen Flying Service, N45084, c/n 4497, Karsten Palt, 2015Naval Aircraft Factory
N3N-3
Jensen Flying Service
Reg.: N45084
c/n: 4497
 
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 10327] Karsten Palt 2014-05-28
Naval Aircraft Factory N3N-3 Canary, United States Navy, 3022, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2014Naval Aircraft Factory
N3N-3 Canary
United States Navy
Reg.: 3022
 
NASM Udvar Hazy Center [Chantilly, VA]
[Photo-ID: 10328] Karsten Palt 2014-05-28
Naval Aircraft Factory N3N-3 Canary, United States Navy, 3022, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2014Naval Aircraft Factory
N3N-3 Canary
United States Navy
Reg.: 3022
 
NASM Udvar Hazy Center [Chantilly, VA]