Farman F.41

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Farman F.41
Role Reconnaissance
Manufacturer Farman
Designer Henri & Maurice Farman
Introduction 1915
Primary user Roundel of the French Air Force before 1945.svg France
Developed from Farman F.40
Wingspan 16.3 m (53 ft 6 in) [1]
Engine 80hp Renault 8B
Crew 2
Max Speed 128 km/h (80 mph)[2]
Climb 2,000 m (6,560 ft) in 12:00[1]-18:00[2]
Ceiling 4,000 m (13,000 ft)[1]
Range 380 km (240 mi)[2][1]

The Farman F.41 was a smaller, lighter version of the Farman F.40 using an 80hp engine. It was used in small numbers for a short time before being retired to training duties. A bis version with a 110hp Lorraine engine and a seaplane version existed. [2]

For more information, see Wikipedia:Farman F.40.

References[edit]

Citations
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Lamberton, p.218-220.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Davilla, p.241.
Bibliography
  • Dr. James J. Davilla and Arthur M. Soltan. French Aircraft of the First World War. Flying Machines Press, 1997. ISBN 0-9637110-4-0.
  • W.M. Lamberton and E.F. Cheesman, Reconnaissance & Bomber Aircraft of the 1914-1918 War. Great Britain: Harleyford Publications Ltd., 1962.