NIEUPORT 24bis


Nieuport No.1 Nieuport No.1 Nieuport No.1 Note: Tail colour incorrect shade of red Nieuport No.1 Nieuport No.1

Nieuport No.1 J.Prieditis with Nieuport, Bikernieku airfield, Nov.1919 Nieuport, Bikernieku airfield, Oct-Nov 1919

Source: Flown over by pilot defecting from the bolshevik forces

Acquired: 1919

Type: single-seat fighter

Engine: 130hp Le Rhone 9Jb

Dimensions
Length: 5.87 metres
Wing Span: 8.21 metres
Height: 2.40 metres
Max Speed: 176 km/hr

Range: 200 km

Maximum Ceiling: 5300 metres

Known Serial Numbers: 1

Notes


Sources
- Bruce, J.M. Nieuport Aircraft of World War One
- Bruvelis, Edvins Latvijas Aviacijas Vesture
- Cooksley, Peter Nieuport Fighters in Action
- Humberstone, R. (ed)Latvian Air Force 1918-1940
- Irbitis, Karlis Of Struggle and Flight
- Sanger, Ray Nieuport Aircraft of World War One
- Sparnota Latvija

Profiles courtesy of Arvo Vercamer



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