Saturday, March 14, 2015

Sopwith production line

Cooper, Batchelor: Fighter, Ballantine Books 1975
Sopwith Salamanders on the production line at the factory in South West London. The twin synchronized Vickers machine guns and Bently rotary engines are already fitted.  The Salamander was an armoured ground attack plane developed from the Sopwith Snipe. It however did not see action in WW1.

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