Short Seaplane, 1916, 140hp Salmson

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Short 1916
Role Seaplane
Manufacturer Short
Primary user RAF Type A Roundel.svg U.K. (RNAS)
Number built 10 [1]
Engine 140hp Salmson radial
Crew 2

This plane, whose Admiralty Number is unknown, was somewhat larger than the Short Type 830, with wider folding wings, a longer fuselage, and a larger fin. Only ten were built, and they probably did not see much use considering the Short Type 184 was available at the time. [1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Bruce'69, p.498.
  • J.M. Bruce. British Aeroplanes 1914-18. Great Britain, Funk & Wagnalls, 1957, 1969. ISBN 0370000382