Caproni Ca.3 / 450 hp


Caproni CA.36 Italian Air Force (Regia Aeronautica) 2378 Ca.3-11504 © Karsten Palt
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The Caproni Ca.3 is a three-engine bomber biplane aircraft of World War I produced by the Italian manufacturer Caproni.
The Caproni Ca.3 is a development of the earlier Caproni Ca.1 and Ca.2.
Propulsion3 Piston Engines
Engine ModelIsotta-Fraschini V.4B
Engine Power (each)112 kW150 hp
Speed137 km/h74 kts
  85 mph
Service Ceiling4.844 m15.892 ft
Range600 km324 NM
373 mi.
Empty Weight2.300 kg5.071 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight3.800 kg8.378 lbs
Wing Span22,74 m74 ft 7 in
Wing Area95,6 m1029 ft
Length11,05 m36 ft 3 in
Height3,70 m12 ft 2 in
First Flight1916
Production Statusout of production
Total Production>250
Developed fromCaproni Ca.1 / Ca.2
Data for (Version)Caproni Ca.36
VariantsCa.34, Ca.35, Ca.36, Ca.36M, CCa.36S, Ca.56a