Siemens-Schuckert E.III

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Siemens-Schuckert E.III
Role Fighter
Manufacturer Siemens-Schuckert
Designer Franz Steffen
Primary user Cross-Pattee-alternate3.svg Germany
Number built 6 [1]
Developed from Siemens-Schuckert E.I
Engine 100hp Oberursel Ur.I rotary
Armament fixed, sync. IMG08/15
Crew 1

The Siemens-Schuckert E.III was a E.I with a simpler Oberursel Ur.I rotary engine. Six were built, and presumably used on the Western Front, but records of their service have been lost.

References[edit]

Citations
  1. Lamberton, p.166.
Bibliography
  • W.M. Lamberton and E.F. Cheesman, Fighter Aircraft of the 1914-1918 War. Great Britain: Harleyford Publications Limited, 1960.