Morane-Saulnier Type H

Record Aircraft / (unarmed) Fighter

Morane-Saulnier Type H © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Morane-Saulnier Type H is a single-engine single-seat (unarmed) fighter aircraft produced by the French manufacturer Aéroplanes Morane-Saulnier.
The Morane-Saulnier Type H was also license-built by the British manufacturer Grahame-White Aviation Company and by the German manufacturer Pfalz Flugzeugwerke. The German Pfalz E.I, E.II, E.IV, E.V and E.VI were armed with a LMG 08/15.
Crew1
Propulsion1 Rotary Engine
Engine ModelLe Rhône 9C
Engine Power60 kW80 hp
Speed120 km/h65 kts
  75 mph
Range178 km96 NM
110 mi.
Empty Weight188 kg415 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight444 kg979 lbs
Wing Span9,11 m29,9 ft
Length5,84 m19,2 ft
Height2,26 m7,4 ft
First Flight1913
Production Statusout of production
Total Production26
VariantsPfalz E.I, E.II, E.IV, E.V, E.VI

[Photo-ID: 10827] © Karsten Palt 2015-04-04
Morane-Saulnier Type H, , , c/n ,© Karsten Palt, 2015Morane-Saulnier
Type H
 
Musee de l Air et de l Espace [Paris Le Bourget]
[Photo-ID: 10828] © Karsten Palt 2015-04-04
Morane-Saulnier Type H, , , c/n ,© Karsten Palt, 2015Morane-Saulnier
Type H
 
Musee de l Air et de l Espace [Paris Le Bourget]