GOURDOU LESSEURE B3


Gourdou Gourdou Gourdou #1 Toms Gailitis with the Gourdou

Source: France

Acquired: Sept. 1, 1924

Type: monoplane, single-seater fighter

Engine: 8-cylinder 165-180 hp HS-8C engine

Dimensions
Length: 6.4 metres
Wing Span: 9.1 metres
Height: 2.2 metres
Max Speed: 245 km/hr

Range:

Maximum Ceiling: 7500 metres

Known Serial Numbers: #30, then #1 (AA)

Notes


Sources
Bruvelis, Edvins Latvijas Aviacijas Vesture
Humberstone (ed) Latvian Air Force 1918 - 1940
Irbitis, Karlis Of Struggle and Flight
"Rits" No. 274 (Oct. 4, 1936)
Sparnota Latvija

Profiles courtesy of Arvo Vercamer


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