Db Engines

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Dornier Do 217 - Projects, Minor Production Variants - Do 217A
... was a pre-production reconnaissance version, with original shallow fuselage and powered by DB 601A engines ... The original power plants, the DB 601Fs, could not be installed in time and the lower performance DB 601B engines were assigned to the type instead for the ... The first four A-0 aircraft were powered by DB 601Bs while the last two were given DB 601N engines in January 1940 ...

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