Hanns Klemm sets up Leichtflugzeugbau Klemm

  • Date
    15 December 1926
  • Description
    Hanns Klemm, head of the design office at the Sindelfingen plant, sets up Leichtflugzeugbau Klemm and with ten employees takes over operation of the aircraft construction unit of Daimler-Benz AG. To this end, he initially leases the previous production building in Sindelfingen. His first series-built airplane is the 1924 Klemm L 20, the archetype of all light planes.
Airplane, Daimler-Klemm L 20
Daimler-Klemm L 20