Curtiss Model K (Aircraft)

Curtiss Model K (Aircraft)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Curtiss Model K was an American single-engined flying boat of World War I. It was an enlarged derivative of Curtiss's Model F and about 50 were built for export to the Russian Navy. In 1914, the Curtiss Aeroplane Company developed its Model K, an enlarged development of its successful Model F flying boat. It was a three-bay biplane powered by a 150 hp (112 kW) Curtiss V-X engine mounted in a pusher configuration between the wings. Unlike the Model F, its wings were staggered and slightly swept, while its ailerons were mounted on the upper wing instead of between the wings.
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  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 245g
  • Aud Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136750538
  • 9786136750538