Curtiss Robin

Touring Aircraft

Curtiss-Wright Robin J-1 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Curtiss Robin is a single-engine three-seat light touring aircraft produced by the US-American manufacturer Curtiss-Robertson Airplane Manufacturing Co., later Curtiss-Wright Airplane Company.
Crew1
Passengers2
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelCurtiss OX-5
Engine Power67 kW90 hp
Speed191 km/h103 kts
  119 mph
Service Ceiling3.810 m12.500 ft
Range806 km435 NM
501 mi.
Empty Weight743 kg1.638 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight1.179 kg2.600 lbs
Wing Span12,50 m41 ft 0 in
Wing Area20,7 m223 ft
Length7,65 m25 ft 1 in
Height2,44 m8 ft 0 in
First Flight07.08.1928
Production Statusout of production
Total Production769
Data for (Version)Curtiss Robin OX-5

[Photo-ID: 6177] Karsten Palt 2012-06-14
Curtiss-Robertson Robin B-1, , NC9265, c/n 329, Karsten Palt, 2012Curtiss-Robertson
Robin B-1
Reg.: NC9265
c/n: 329
 
San Diego Air and Space Museum [San Diego, CA]
[Photo-ID: 12422] Karsten Palt 2016-04-12
Curtiss Robin C-1, , NX979K, c/n 628, Karsten Palt, 2016Curtiss
Robin C-1
Reg.: NX979K
c/n: 628
 
built in 1929
Museum of Flight [Seattle, WA]
[Photo-ID: 12423] Karsten Palt 2016-04-12
Curtiss Robin C-1, , NX979K, c/n 628, Karsten Palt, 2016Curtiss
Robin C-1
Reg.: NX979K
c/n: 628
 
built in 1929
Museum of Flight [Seattle, WA]
[Photo-ID: 612] Karsten Palt 2007-09-08
Curtiss-Wright Robin J-1, , NC292E, c/n 130, Karsten Palt, 2007Curtiss-Wright
Robin J-1
Reg.: NC292E
c/n: 130
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2007 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 2729] Karsten Palt 2009-09-05
Curtiss-Wright Robin J-1, , NC292E, c/n 130, Karsten Palt, 2009Curtiss-Wright
Robin J-1
Reg.: NC292E
c/n: 130
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2009 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 7474] Karsten Palt 2013-09-07
Curtiss-Wright Robin J-1, , NC292E, c/n 130, Karsten Palt, 2013Curtiss-Wright
Robin J-1
Reg.: NC292E
c/n: 130
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2013 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 13388] Karsten Palt 2016-09-10
Curtiss-Wright Robin J-1, , NC292E, c/n 130, Karsten Palt, 2016Curtiss-Wright
Robin J-1
Reg.: NC292E
c/n: 130
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2016 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 13389] Karsten Palt 2016-09-10
Curtiss-Wright Robin J-1, , NC292E, c/n 130, Karsten Palt, 2016Curtiss-Wright
Robin J-1
Reg.: NC292E
c/n: 130
 
Oldtimer-Fliegertreffen 2016 [Kirchheim unter Teck - Hahnweide (EDST)]
[Photo-ID: 6276] Karsten Palt 2012-06-12
Curtiss Robin J-1, , NC3865B, c/n 469, Karsten Palt, 2012Curtiss
Robin J-1
Reg.: NC3865B
c/n: 469
 
flyable
Yanks Air Museum [Chino, CA]
[Photo-ID: 10137] Karsten Palt 2014-05-28
Curtiss Robin J-1, , NR526N, c/n 723, Karsten Palt, 2014Curtiss
Robin J-1
Reg.: NR526N
c/n: 723
 
Ole Miss, Record plane, flew more than 27 days non-stop
National Air and Space Museum [Washington, DC]
[Photo-ID: 10138] Karsten Palt 2014-05-28
Curtiss Robin J-1, , NR526N, c/n 723, Karsten Palt, 2014Curtiss
Robin J-1
Reg.: NR526N
c/n: 723
 
Ole Miss, Record plane, flew more than 27 days non-stop
National Air and Space Museum [Washington, DC]