Super Albatross BS-100 Bowlus   

General Details
Manufacturer: Bowlus
Plane Name:

Super Albatross BS-100

Classified as: Unclassified
Country Of Origin: U S A
Designer: Hawley Bowlus
No. of Seats 1
No. Built 2
L/DMax: 29 @ 76 kph / 41 kt / 47 mph
MinSink: 0.76 m/s / 2.5 fps / 1.96


Span Area Empty Weight Payload Gross Weight Wing Load Water Ballast
m ft sq.m sq.ft kg lb. kg lb. kg lb. kg
kg lb.
13.72 45 11.61 125 197 435 95 210 292 645 25.15 5.25 0 0
Aspect ratio: 15.7
Airfoil: Go 549 tip symmetrical
Structure: Wood/ fabric wings and tail, wood pod, metal tail boom.

A development of the Baby Albatross, the Super Albatross used the BT-100 Baby Albatross pod and tail, with the boom moved down. The wing is the outer section of the BT-100, mounted in a shoulder position. One belongs to the National Soaring museum.


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