Curtiss H-16

World War 1 plane 1917

What does it do?

Served well when hunting down enemy surface ships or submarines or in the locations of downed airmen or seamen.
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How does it work?

  • Biplane aircraft powered by a single Curtiss E-4 engine of 40 horsepower and featuring a tricycle undercarriage.
  • The wings itself were equal-span biplanes assemblies with duel bays between the power plants, each rotating two-bladed propellers.
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