Specifications for the
Avro 523 Pike
Focus Model: Avro 523 Pike
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Manufacturer: Avro - UK
Initial Year of Service: 1916
Length: 39.11ft (11.92m)
Width: 60.04ft (18.30m)
Height: 11.68ft (3.56m)
Weight (Empty): 3,999lbs (1,814kg)
Weight (MTOW): 6,076lbs (2,756kg)
Powerplant: 2 x Sunbeam Nubian engines delivering 160 horsepower each.
Maximum Speed: 97mph (156kmh; 84kts)
Maximum Range: 466miles (750km)
Service Ceiling: 13,123ft (4,000m; 2.5miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 526 feet per minute (160m/min)
1 x 7.7mm Lewis machine gun in flexible mounting in nose.
1 x 7.7mm Lewis machine gun in flexible mounting in rear cockpit.
2 x 112lb bombs in internal bomb bay
523 - Original Prototype fitting 2 x Sunbeam Nubian engines of 160 horsepower each.