Military Factory

Aircraft from 1920 - 1929

Authored By Staff Writer | Last Updated: 11/30/2015

Not even a worldwide economic depression could derail the "Golden Age of Flight" experienced throughout the 1920s.





There are a total of (34) Aircraft from 1920 - 1929 in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin.




1921
Aero A.11
The Aero A.11 was a successful, multi-faceted performer for the Czech Army Air Force in the interwar... [Read More]
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1923
Aero A.12
The Aero A.12 was designed specifically to succeed the company's previous biplane effort - the A.11.... [Read More]
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1923
Aeromarine 75
The American concern of Aeromarine converted the British Felixstowe F5L military flying boat for the... [Read More]
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1927
Armstrong Whitworth Atlas
The Armstrong Whitworth Atlas was designed to replace the aging de Havilland DH.9A biplane of 1918 a... [Read More]
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1924
Armstrong Whitworth Siskin
The Armstrong Whitworth Siskin (a siskin being a smallish yellow-tinged finch) was the primary air m... [Read More]
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1922
Avro Bison
When the aircraft carrier was proven a viable sea-going warship in World War 1 (1914-1918), military... [Read More]
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1929
Blackburn Ripon
The Blackburn concern was founded in 1914 by aviation engineer Robert Blackburn as the "Blackburn Ae... [Read More]
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1928
Boeing F2B (Model 69)
The Boeing F2B biplane fighter served the United States Navy in a carrier-based fighter role. It was... [Read More]
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1929
Boeing F4B / P-12
In the latter half of the 1920s, Boeing undertook another private venture of a pursuit-minded milita... [Read More]
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1927
Boeing Model 40
One of the earlier, effective uses of the airplane outside of the military realm was in mail deliver... [Read More]
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1924
Boeing PW-9 (Model 15)
The Boeing PW-9 series was based on the company's "Model 15" aircraft which, in turn, held origins b... [Read More]
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1928
Boeing XP-8
Following World War 1 (1914-1918), the aircraft as a military platform advanced beyond its original ... [Read More]
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1923
Breguet Br.19
The French-designed and produced Breguet Br.19 was designed as successor to the stellar Br.14 model ... [Read More]
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1929
Bristol Bulldog
In 1926, the British Air Ministry put forth a specification for a radial-piston engine fighter desig... [Read More]
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1924
Consolidated PT-1 Trusty
The "Trusty" was a product of the Consolidated Aircraft Corporation (though designed under the brand... [Read More]
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1924
Curtiss F6C HAWK
The Curtiss F6C Hawk series of aircraft was in fact the US Navy/Marine model of the US Army's P-1 Ha... [Read More]
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1929
Curtiss P-6 Hawk
Originally based on the existing Curtiss P-1B series of fighter aircraft, the Curtiss P-6 Hawk serie... [Read More]
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1923
Fairey Flycatcher
The primary Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm (FAA) fighter aircraft of the 1920s and early 1930s became the ... [Read More]
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1926
Ford Trimotor
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1923
Huff-Daland LB-1
Huff-Daland produced a series of aircraft for American agricultural and military service that began ... [Read More]
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1927
Huff-Daland XB-1 Super Cyclops
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1927
Huff-Daland XHB-1 Cyclops
For years in the decade following World War 1 (1914-1918) the Huff-Daland Aero Corporation attempted... [Read More]
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1927
Keystone XLB-3
As promising as the performance jump from the Martin MB-2 to the Huff-Daland LB-1 series was, Army a... [Read More]
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1928
Liore-et-Olivier LeO 25
The Liore-et-Olivier was a bomber platform developed by the French for its Air Force and also went o... [Read More]
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1920
Martin MB-2 / NBS-1
The Martin MB-2 series of twin-engine bombers holds a distinct footnote in the history of United Sta... [Read More]
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1923
Nieuport Nighthawk
The Nieuport Nighthawk began as a design showing great promise. Development began in 1918, the final... [Read More]
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1922
Nieuport-Delage NiD 29
World War 1 had been raging in Europe since 1914 and aircraft technology had advanced ten-fold by 19... [Read More]
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1929
Nieuport-Delage NiD 52
The French concern of Nieuport was founded in 1908 prior to World War 1 (1914-1918) as a raceplane m... [Read More]
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1929
Polikarpov Po-2 (Mule)
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1927
Ryan NYP (Spirit of St. Louis)
The Ryan NYP that was flown by aviation pioneer Charles A. Lindbergh (1902-1974) was a heavily-modif... [Read More]
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1920
SPAD S.XX (S.20)
During World War 1 (1914-1918), the advantage in the air war over Europe had changed hands several t... [Read More]
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1927
Vought FU-1
During May of 1922, the Lewis and Vought Corporation was reformed to become the Chance Vought Corpor... [Read More]
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1927
Westland Wizard
Westland began its contribution to the aviation world by license producing the Short Type 184 floatp... [Read More]
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1923
Witteman-Lewis XNBL-1 (Barling Bomber)
The Witteman-Lewis XNBL-1 (popularly known as the "Barling Bomber") was an ambitious heavy bomber de... [Read More]
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