Aircraft Photo of 72 | Bréguet 19 Super Bidon | Spain - Air Force | AirHistory.net #327896
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:72
Aircraft Original Type:Bréguet 19
Aircraft Generic Type:Bréguet 19
Aircraft Version:Bréguet 19 Super Bidon
Licence-built by:CASA
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:Spain - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Jesus del Gran Poder
Location
City / Area:Cuatro Vientos / Museo del Aire [ Off-Airport ]Map
Country:Spain
Collection:Museo del Aire
 
Photo Date:8 May 2007
Photo by:Derek Gaynor
Photo ID: 327896
Photo Comment

The Breguet 19 was designed as a successor to a highly successful World War I light bomber, the 14. Initially, it was designed to be powered by a 340 kW (450 hp) Bugatti U-16 engine, driving a four-blade propeller, and such a prototype was shown on the 7th Paris Air Show in November 1921. A new design was flown in March 1922, featuring a conventional layout with a single 340 kW (450 hp) Renault 12Kb inline engine. The aircraft was built in a sesquiplane platform, with lower wings substantially smaller than the upper ones.

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