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  SHORT 184 (Short 225)
 

History

The first aircraft in the world to sink an enemy ship with a torpedo, the Short 184 had a  maximum speed of 88.5mph and a maximum ceiling of 9000ft. Armament - one free mounted Lewis gun plus either one 14" torpedo or up to 520lb of bombs.


Model of First World War Short 184


Engine 260 hp Sunbeam
Span 19,40 mts
Length 12,40 mts
Height 4,1 mts
Maximum Weight 1.680 Kgs
Range
320 Km
Maximum speed 139 Km/h
Maximum height 5.000 mts
 

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