Curtiss F 1915

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Curtiss F 1915
Hydroplanes - Types - Model - F - CURTISS AEROPLANE & MOTOR CORPORATION, BUFFALO, New York. Model F Flying Boat - NARA - 31485447.jpg
Role Flying Boat
Manufacturer Curtiss
First flight 1915
Primary users Imperial Russian Aviation Roundel.svg Russia
US Army Air Roundel.svg U.S.A.
Developed from Curtiss F 1914
Wingspan 13.8 m (45 ft 2 in)[1]
Max Speed 105 km/h (65 mph)[1]
Climb 150 ft (46 m) in 1:00[1] [note 1]


  1. I assume a misprint in Durkota'90 and assume this should be 150ft/s rather than 1500, which would be remarkable.
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Durkota'90, p.259.
  • Alan E. Durkota with Donna S. Durkota & Thomas Darcey, "Victor Victorovich Utgoff; The Adventures of an Imperial Russian Naval Pilot". Over the Front, Vol. 5, No. 3, Autumn 1990. Walsworth Publishing Co, Inc. and The League of World War I Aviation Historians.