|Introduction||Summer 1916 |
|Wingspan||12.1 m (39 ft 8 in) |
|Engine||150-175hp Hispano-Suiza 8Aa vee|
|Armament||rear flexible Lewis|
|Max Speed||138 km/h (86 mph)|
|Climb||1,950 m (6,400 ft) in 15:00|
The Nieuport 14 was a two-seater designed in mid to late 1915 around the 175hp Hispano-Suiza engine. This was an excellent engine; so good, in fact, that supplies of them were allocated to better planes and only a few Nieuport 14s were built. Some were sent to army cooperation units.
For more information, see Wikipedia:Nieuport 14.
- Lamberton, p.105.
- Lamberton, p.218-220.
- Davilla, p.369.
- Davilla, p.374.