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  • World War 1 Aircraft Timeline Spanning 1914 to 1918



    From the Bleriot to the Vickers Vimy, the First World War utilized over 150 different aircraft in over four long years of fighting.





    There are a total of (185) entries in the Military Factory World War 1 Aircraft Timeline Spanning 1914 to 1918. Entries are listed below by initial year of service ascending. Flag images indicative of country of origin. Those aircraft in development at war's end, and not having entered service until after the fighting had concluded, have also been included in this listing.



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    Bleriot XI
    Trainer / Reconnaissance Monoplane Aircraft
     1909 
       
    Rumpler Taube (Etrich Taube)
    Fighter / Bomber / Reconnaissance / Trainer Aircraft
     1910 
       
    Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2
    Reconnaissance / Artillery Spotting / Trainer Biplane Aircraft
     1912 
       
    Sikorsky Ilya Mourometz (Series)
    Heavy Bomber / Reconnassaince Aircraft
     1913 
       
    Avro 504
    Biplane Reconnaissance / Biplane Trainer Aircraft
     1913 
       
    Albatros B.II
    Biplane Reconnaissance Aircraft
     1914 
       
    Bristol Scout
    Biplane Fighter / Fast Reconnaissance Scout
     1914 
       
    Aviatik B.I
    Reconnaissance Biplane Aircraft
     1914 
       
    Sopwith Tabloid
    Competition / Military Scout Aircraft
     1914 
       
    Zeppelin Z.12 (LZ-26)
    Type N-class Airship
     1914 
       
    Caudron G.3
    Reconnaissance / Trainer Aircraft
     1914 
       
    Ponnier L.1
    Scout Biplane Prototype
     1914 
       
    Hansa-Brandenburg B.I (Type D/FD)
    Biplane Reconnaissance Aircraft
     1914 
       
    Farman MF.11 Shorthorn
    Reconnaissance / Bomber Aircraft
     1914 
       
    Rumpler B.I
    Reconnaissance Biplane
     1914 
       
    Pfalz A.I
    Two-Seat Unarmed Reconnaissance Aircraft
     1914 
       
    Schwade Kampfeinsitzer Nr.1
    Biplane Fighter Protoype
     1914 
       
    Schutte-Lanz D.I
    Single-Seat Biplane Fighter Prototype
     1915 
       
    Junkers J1
    Experimental All-Metal Monoplane Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Pfalz E.I
    Single-Seat Monoplane Fighter
     1915 
       
    Rumpler C.I
    Reconnaissance Biplane
     1915 
       
    LVG B (Series)
    Unarmed Reconnaissance Scout / Trainer Biplane Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Curtiss JN-4 (Jenny)
    Biplane Trainer Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Caproni Ca.1
    Heavy Day Bomber
     1915 
       
    Short Type 184
    Reconnaissance / Torpedo Bomber Floatplane
     1915 
       
    Lloyd C.II
    Reconnaissance Biplane Fighter
     1915 
       
    LVG C.II
    Reconnaissance Fighter / Light Bomber Biplane Aircraft
     1915 
       
    DFW T.28 Floh (Flea)
    Biplane Fighter Prototype
     1915 
       
    SPAD S.A
    Biplane Fighter / Reconnaissance Platform
     1915 
       
    Lebed Type XII
    Reconnaissance Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Sopwith Baby
    Scout / Bomber Floatplane Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Nieuport 12
    Reconnaissance / Fighter / Trainer Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Zeppelin L.10 (LZ-40)
    P-class Airship
     1915 
       
    Rumpler G (Series)
    Biplane Bomber Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Aviatik C.I
    Reconnaissance Biplane Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Vickers FB.5 (Gunbus)
    Scout Biplane Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Caudron G.4
    Heavy Bomber Biplane Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Breguet Br.5
    Bomber / Escort Fighter / Night-Fighter Biplane
     1915 
       
    Voisin Type 5
    Light Biplane Bomber Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Morane-Saulnier Type N
    Fighter Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Lohner B.VII
    Reconnaissance Fighter / Light Bomber
     1915 
       
    Royal Aircraft Factory F.E.2
    Reconnaissance / Fighter / Night Bomber Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Nieuport 11 (Bebe)
    Fighting Scout
     1915 
       
    Fokker E (Eindecker)
    Armed Monoplane Fighter / Scout
     1915 
       
    Albatros C.I
    Biplane Reconnaissance Aircraft
     1915 
       
    AGO C.II
    Reconnaissance Biplane Aircraft
     1915 
       
    AirCo DH.2
    Biplane Scout Aircraft
     1915 
       
    Nieuport 17
    Fighting Biplane Scout Aircraft
     1916 
       
    AEG C.IV
    Fighter Biplane Aircraft
     1916 
       
    AEG G.IV
    Tactical Medium Bomber Biplane Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Albatros C.III
    Two-Seat Biplane Reconnaissance Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Albatros C.V
    Biplane Reconnaissance Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Sopwith Triplane
    Triplane Fighter / Trainer Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Albatros D.I
    Biplane Fighter
     1916 
       
    Albatros D.II
    Biplane Fighter
     1916 
       
    Royal Aircraft Factory F.E.8
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Hansa-Brandenburg C.I (Type LDD)
    Reconnaissance Biplane Fighter
     1916 
       
    Hansa-Brandenburg D.I (Type KD)
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Siemens-Schuckert D.I
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1916 
       
    DFW C.V
    Biplane Reconnaissance Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Sopwith 1-1/2 Strutter (One-and-One-Half Strutter)
    Fighter / Reconnaissance / Light Bomber
     1916 
       
    Sopwith Pup
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1916 
       
    SPAD S.VII
    Fighter Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Zeppelin L.32 (LZ-74)
    R-class Airship
     1916 
       
    Sikorsky S-16 (RBVZ S-XVI)
    Biplane Fighter / Bomber Escort Aircraft
     1916 
       
    LFG Roland C.II (Whale)
    Reconnaissance Biplane Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Ponnier M.1
    Biplane Fighter
     1916 
       
    Lohner C.I
    Reconnaissance Biplane Fighter
     1916 
       
    Gotha G.IV
    Strategic Heavy Biplane Bomber
     1916 
       
    Rumpler 6B
    Naval Floatplane Fighting Scout
     1916 
       
    Rumpler C.III
    Armed Reconnaissance Biplane
     1916 
       
    Avro 523 Pike
    Short-Range Biplane Bomber Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Hanriot HD.1
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Martinsyde G-series (Elephant)
    Biplane Light Bomber
     1916 
       
    Anatra D-Series
    Reconnaissance Biplane Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Armstrong Whitworth F.K.9
    Quadruplane Reconnaissance Fighter Prototype
     1916 
       
    Royal Aircraft Factory R.E.8
    Reconnaissance Aircraft / Light Bomber
     1916 
       
    Wright Model L
    Scout Biplane Aircraft Prototype
     1916 
       
    Junkers J2
    Single-Seat Monoplane Fighter Prototype
     1916 
       
    Halberstadt D.I
    Single-Seat Biplane Fighter Prototype
     1916 
       
    Halberstadt D.II / D.III
    Biplane Fighter
     1916 
       
    Halberstadt D.IV
    Biplane Fighter Prototype Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Nieuport 16
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Halberstadt D.V
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1916 
       
    Halberstadt CL.II
    Escort Biplane Fighter / Ground Attack Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Bristol M.1
    Single-Seat Monoplane Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Armstrong Whitworth F.K.10
    Two-Seat Quadruplane Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Ansaldo SVA (Primo)
    High-Speed Reconnaissance Biplane Aircraft
     1917 
       
    LFG Roland D.II (Shark)
    Single-Seat Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    LTG FD.1
    Floatplane Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    LVG D.III
    Biplane Fighter Prototype Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Felixstowe F.2
    Flying Boat
     1917 
       
    Fairey Campania
    Carrierborne Reconnaissance and Patrol Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Curtiss H-16
    Seaplane / Flying Boat
     1917 
       
    Rumpler C.IV
    Reconnaissance Biplane / Light Bomber Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Rumpler C.VII
    Long-Range, High-Altitude Two-Seat Reconnaissance Biplane Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Rumpler C.VIII
    Advanced Biplane Trainer
     1917 
       
    Rumpler D.I
    Biplane Fighter
     1917 
       
    Macchi M.5
    Seaplane Fighter
     1917 
       
    Zeppelin-Staaken R-series
    Heavy Bomber Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Albatros J.I
    Ground-Attack Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Nieuport 27
    Biplane Fighter
     1917 
       
    Gotha G.V
    Heavy Bomber
     1917 
       
    Avro 529
    Long Range Heavy Biplane Bomber Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Dorand AR
    Observation Biplane
     1917 
       
    LVG C.V
    Reconnaissance / Fighter Biplane Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Beardmore WB III / SB 3
    Carried-based Fighter
     1917 
       
    Hansa-Brandenburg W.12
    Floatplane Biplane Fighter
     1917 
       
    Fokker V.4 (Fokker D.VI)
    Triplane Fighter Prototype
     1917 
       
    Fokker V.5 (Fokker F.I)
    Triplane Fighter Prototype
     1917 
       
    Fokker V.6 (Fokker D.VII)
    Triplane Fighter Prototype
     1917 
       
    Fokker V.8 (Quintuplane)
    Quintuplane Fighter Prototype
     1917 
       
    Caudron G.6
    Reconnaissance / Light Bomber / Escort Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Zeppelin L.52 (LZ-98)
    U-class Airship
     1917 
       
    SPAD S.XI
    Biplane Fighter
     1917 
       
    SPAD S.XIV
    Floatplane / Seaplane Biplane Fighter
     1917 
       
    N.S.7 (North Sea-class)
    Non-Rigid Airship
     1917 
       
    C.23 (Coastal Class)
    Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Airship
     1917 
       
    Sopwith Dolphin
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Armstrong Whitworth F.K.8
    Multirole Biplane Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Friedrichshafen G.III
    Bomber / Night Bomber
     1917 
       
    Aviatik D.I (Berg D.I)
    Biplane Fighter
     1917 
       
    Phonix C.I
    Reconnaissance Biplane Fighter
     1917 
       
    Phonix D (Series)
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Standard J-1
    Biplane Trainer Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Caproni Ca.3
    Heavy Bomber Biplane Aircraft
     1917 
       
    SPAD S.XII
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Aeromarine 39
    Naval Trainer Biplane Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Albatros D.V
    Biplane Fighter
     1917 
       
    Breguet Br.14
    Biplane Reconnaissance / Fighter / Bomber Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Airco DH.9
    Light Bomber Biplane Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Pfalz D.III
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Siemens-Schuckert D.III
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    SPAD S.XIII
    Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Albatros D.III
    Biplane Fighter
     1917 
       
    Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Fokker Dr.I (Dreidecker)
    Triplane Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Sopwith Camel
    Single-Seat Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Bristol F.2
    Fighter / Armed Reconnaissance / Light Bomber Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Albatros D.Va
    Biplane Fighter
     1917 
       
    Albatros C.X
    Biplane Reconnaissance Aircraft
     1917 
       
    AirCo DH.4
    Light Day Bomber Biplane Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Airco DH.5
    Biplane Scout / Light Bomber Aircraft
     1917 
       
    Nieuport 28
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Handley Page H.P. O/400
    Heavy Bomber Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Junkers CL.I
    Monoplane Fighter
     1918 
       
    Martin MB-1 / Glenn Martin Bomber
    Reconnaissance / Bomber Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Fokker D.VIII (Fokker E.V)
    Monoplane Fighter
     1918 
       
    Fokker D.VII
    Biplane Fighter
     1918 
       
    Aeromarine 40
    Flying Boat Trainer Biplane Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Vought VE-7 Bluebird
    Biplane Fighter / Trainer Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Halberstadt CL.IV
    Ground Attack / Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Blackburn R.T.1 Kangaroo
    Reconnaissance / Torpedo Bomber / Passenger Transport Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Siemens-Schuckert D.IV
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Ufag C.I
    Reconnaissance Fighter / Fighter Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Caudron R.11
    Escort Fighter / Light Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Martinsyde F.4 Buzzard
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Ansaldo A 1 Balilla (Hunter)
    Biplane Fighter
     1918 
       
    Sopwith Snipe
    Single-Seat Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1918 
       
    SSZ.65
    SSZ-class Maritime Blimp Airship
     1918 
       
    Sopwith Rhino
    Prototype Triplane Bomber
     1918 
       
    LFG Roland D.VI
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Fokker C.I
    Reconnaissance Biplane Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Sopwith Dragon
    Biplane Fighter
     1918 
       
    Felixstowe F.5
    Reconnaissance Flying Boat
     1918 
       
    LVG C.VI
    Reconnaissance Biplane Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Macchi M.7
    Flying Boat Fighter / Pilot Trainer
     1918 
       
    Curtiss NC (Nancy Boat)
    Long-Range Flying Boat Biplane Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Salmson 2
    Reconnaissance Biplane Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Fairey III
    Reconnaissance / Light Bomber Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Packard-Le Pere LUSAC-11
    Biplane Fighter / Light Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Caproni Ca.4
    Triple-Engine Heavy Bomber Triplane Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Boulton Paul P.3 Bobolink
    Prototype Biplane Fighter
     1918 
       
    Austin A.F.T.3 (Osprey)
    Triplane Fighter Aircraft Prototype
     1918 
       
    AirCo DH.10 (Amiens)
    Twin-Engine Medium Biplane Bomber Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Pfalz D.XII
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Pfalz D.XV
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Pfalz Dr.I
    Triplane Fighter Aircraft
     1918 
       
    Schutte-Lanz D.III
    Biplane Fighter Prototype
     1918 
       
    Schutte-Lanz Dr.I
    Triplane Fighter Protoype
     1918 
       
    Knoller 70
    Biplane Fighter Prototype
     1918 
       
    Avro 531 Spider
    Single-Seat Biplane Fighter Prototype
     1918 
       
    Vickers Vimy
    Heavy Biplane Bomber Aircraft
     1919 
       
    Siemens-Schuckert R.VIII
    Heavy Bomber Biplane Aircraft
     1919 
       
    SPAD S.XX (S.20)
    Two-Seat Biplane Fighter
     1920