Consolidated Model 1 / 2 / NY / PT-1 / PT-3

Trainer Biplane

Consolidated PT-1 US Army Air Corps (USAAC) 26-233 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Consolidated Model 1 and Model 2 are a family of single-engine two-seat trainer biplane aircraft produced by the US-American manufacturer Consolidated Aircraft Corporation. Military designations for the various variant are PT-1, PT-2, NY-1, NY-2 and NY-3.
The Consolidated Model 1 is a development of the Dayton-Wright TW-3.
Propulsion1 Radial Engine
Engine ModelWright R-790-8 Whirlwind
Engine Power164 kW220 hp
Speed157 km/h85 kts
  98 mph
Service Ceiling3.749 m12.300 ft
Range483 km261 NM
300 mi.
Empty Weight816 kg1.800 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight1.193 kg2.630 lbs
Wing Span12,19 m39 ft 12 in
Wing Area34,4 m²370 ft²
Length8,51 m27 ft 11 in
Height3,02 m9 ft 11 in
First Flight1923
Production Statusout of production
Total Productionca. 780
Developed fromDayton-Wright TW-3
Data for (Version)Consolidated NY-2
VariantsPT-1, PT-3, NY-1, NY-2, NY-3