AVRO 626 / Prefect

Trainer Biplane

Avro 626, NZ203 / 1A3 © George Canciani
Photo ©: George Canciani (photos at airliners.net)
The AVRO 626 is a single-engine two-or three-seat trainer biplane aircraft produced by the British manufacturer AVRO, A.V. Roe and Company.
The AVRO 626 is a development of the AVRO 621 Tutor.
Crew2 / 3
Propulsion1 Radial Engine
Engine ModelArmstrong Siddeley Lynx IVC
Engine Power179 kW240 hp
Speed180 km/h97 kts
  112 mph
Service Ceiling4.511 m14.800 ft
Range385 km208 NM
239 mi.
Empty Weight801 kg1.766 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight1.247 kg2.749 lbs
Wing Span10,36 m33 ft 12 in
Wing Area27,9 m300 ft
Length8,08 m26 ft 6 in
Height2,92 m9 ft 7 in
First Flight1930
Production Statusout of production
Total Productionca. 200
Developed fromAVRO 621 Tutor
Data for (Version)AVRO 626
VariantsAVRO 637, Tatra T-126