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Nieuport 23
Nieuport 23 B1575
2/Lt. GAH Parkes
No. 60 Sqn RFC
July 1917
Image: © R. N. Pearson

Nieuport 23

This was a development of the Nieuport 17, with minor modifications. It was most often armed with a synchronized Vickers gun. French units often had a mix of Nieuport 17 and Nieuport 23 fighters.

Country: France
Manufacturer: Societe Anonyme des Etablissements Nieuport
Type: Fighter
First Service:  
Number Built:  
Engine(s): 120hp Le Rhone 9Jb
Wing Span: 26 ft 10 in
Length: 19 ft 1 in
Height: 7 ft 10 in
Empty Weight: 1,005 lb
Gross Weight: 1500 lb
Max Speed: 103 mph
Crew: 1
Armament: 1 Lewis .303 machine gun and/or
1 Vickers .303 machine gun
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