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REP parasol

Страна: Франция

Год: 1914

REP - hydro-monoplane - 1912 - Франция<– –>REP - C.1 - 1918 - Франция

L.Opdyke French Aeroplanes Before the Great War (Schiffer)

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O.Thetford British Naval Aircraft since 1912 (Putnam)


   Twelve of these early monoplanes served with the RNAS before the First World War. Serialled 8454-8465. 110 hp Le Rhone engine. Speed, 68 mph. Span, 36 ft.

Журнал - Flight за 1914 г.
A FEW OF THE MACHINES COMPETING IN THE "CONCOURS DE LA SECURITE" EN AEROPLANE." - 3. The R.E.P. monoplane, total visibility type, which is fitted with standard control.
Форум - Breguet's Aircraft Challenge /WWW/
The picture of the R.E.P. Vision Totale from the 1914 Concours de Securite is remarcable because of the stubs from the original shoulder wing on the (probably) R.E.P. type K (or N) fuselage.
L.Opdyke - French Aeroplanes Before the Great War /Schiffer/
The 1914 Concours de Securite REP Vision Totale.
J.Herris - Weird Wings of WWI /Centennial Perspective/ (70)
The early REP parasol reconnaissance monoplane featured excellent downward view for its crew, but had to be extensively wire-braced. These bracing wires generated considerable drag without providing the strength of the average biplane, showing why monoplanes were not popular during WWI.
O.Thetford - British Naval Aircraft since 1912 /Putnam/
Форум - Breguet's Aircraft Challenge /WWW/