Airco de Havilland DH-9

Catalogue number
  • 2010.75.9
Display status
IWM Duxford
Production date
1918-06-14
Alternative names
  • Airco de Havilland DH-9
Creator
Category
Vehicles, aircraft and ships

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Object description

Single engine (Siddeley Deasy Puma) biplane, WW1 British bomber, crew of 2.

History note

Ordered under Air Ministry contract AS 20391 July 1917. Manufactured June 1918. Assigned to 110 Squadron as training aircraft but never delivered. Held in store until transfer to Indian State of Bikaner under Imperial Gift Aid Scheme. Stored at the Imperial Fort and Royal Palace Bikaner (minus engine) until purchased by Aero Vintage Ltd.

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