The BFW N.I was a prototype night bomber aircraft developed in Germany during the First World War.
|Manufacturer||Bayerische Flugzeugwerke (BFW)|
|First flight||summer 1918|
In August 1917, Idflieg instructed BFW to develop a night bomber able to carry 500 kg of bombs. The resulting N.I was a two-seat triplane powered by one Mercedes D.IVa inline engine. The N.I first flew in the summer of 1918 but did not enter production.
- Length: 9.20 m (30 ft 2 in)
- Wingspan: 14.50 m (47 ft 7 in)
- Height: 4.70 m (15 ft 5 in)
- Empty weight: 1,500 kg (3,307 lb)
- Gross weight: 2,500 kg (5,512 lb)
- Powerplant: 1 × Mercedes D.IVa inline engine, 190 kW (260 hp)
- 1 × fixed, forward-firing 7.9 mm (0.311 in) Parabellum MG14
- 744 kg (1,640 lb) of bombs
- "Bfw N.I". Airwar.ru. Retrieved 2019-02-04.