AVIATION TRIVIA 
   Home      Antonov A-13

Antonov A-13 with jet engine.
Click on the picture to hear the wav sound.




General Specifications

        Primary Function:
        Seats:
        Weight Empty:
        Max. Weight:
        Stall Speed:
        Max. Speed:
        G limits:
        Length:
        Wingspan:
        First Flight
glider
one
560 lbs.
800 lbs.
43 mph
217 mph
+8.7 - 3.9
19' 8"
39' 8"
4/20/58






The Antonov A-13 was a glider constructed from metal.

On February 8, 1962 a jet powered Antonov A-13 set a world speed record of 196 km/h (121.79 mph) for its class of aircraft.

About 200 Antonov A-13 aircraft were produced, but we only know of one that was jet-powered.

Email us.