Arado Ar 79

Trainer / Touring Aircraft

Arado Ar 79 D-EMVT 0047 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Arado Ar 79 is a single-engine two-seat aerobatic trainer and touring aircraft produced by the German manufacturer Arado Flugzeugwerke GmbH.
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelHirth HM 500A1
Engine Power78 kW105 hp
Speed230 km/h124 kts
  143 mph
Service Ceiling4.500 m14.764 ft
Range1.024 km553 NM
636 mi.
Empty Weight526 kg1.160 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight850 kg1.874 lbs
Wing Span10,00 m32 ft 10 in
Wing Area14,0 m151 ft
Length7,60 m24 ft 11 in
Height2,10 m6 ft 11 in
First Flight1938
Production Statusout of production
Total Productionca. 50
Data for (Version)Arado Ar 79 B

[Photo-ID: 5768] Karsten Palt 2012-05-19
Arado Ar 79, , D-EMVT, c/n 0047, Karsten Palt, 2012Arado
Ar 79
Reg.: D-EMVT
c/n: 0047
last surviving Ar 79 out of approx. 50 built
Deutsches Technikmuseum [Berlin]