Gloster Gladiator

Gladiator

One of 22 planes delivered to Belgium.

 

Type

 Fighter

Armament

 3 x 0303in 7,7mm Vickers
1 x 0303in 7,7mm Lewis
(4 x 0303in 7,7mm Browning)

Engine

 Mk I - Bristol Mercury IX/IXS 9cyl 840hp
Mk II - Bristol Mercury VIIIA 9cyl 840hp

Weight

 Empty 1.565kg - Max take-off 2.155kg

Crew

 1

Speed

 407km/h

Year of construction

 June 1936 - April 1940

Quantity

 767

User

 UK Belgium China Egypt Finland Greece Iraq Lattvia Lithuania Norway Portugal South Africa and Sweden

Manufacturer

 Gloster Aircraft Company