Sikorsky S-24

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Sikorsky S-24 Type G-1
Role Bomber
Manufacturer Sikorsky
Designer Igor I. Sikorsky
First flight Dec 1915 [1]
Primary user Imperial Russian Aviation Roundel.svg Russia
Number built 4 [1]
Developed from Sikorsky S-22
Engine 4×125-160hp various

The first Sikorsky S-24 Type G-1 Il'ya Muromets four-engine bomber flew in December 1915. Four Sikorsky S-24 Type G-1s were completed in 1915-1916 with quad mountings various engines: 150hp Sunbeam, 125hp Argus, 140hp Argus, and 160hp Sunbeams respectively. [1]

For more information, see Wikipedia:Sikorsky Ilya Muromets.

References[edit]

Citations
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Durkota, p.322.
Bibliography
  • Alan Durkota, Thomas Darcey, and Victor Kulikov. The Imperial Russian Air Service. Flying Machines Press, 1995. ISBN 0-9637110-2-4