Parent subjectSopwith aircraft
Description The Sopwith Baby was a small single-seat seaplane designed for operation from naval vessels. Equipped with floats, it had to be lowered into the water for takeoff, and then retrieved after landing.
Specifications
  • Type: scouting seaplane
  • Entered service: 1917
  • Crew: 1
  • Wing span: 7.82 m
  • Length: 7.01 m
  • Weight (loaded): 778 kg
  • Ceiling: 2,316 m
  • Endurance: 2.25 hours
  • Speed: 157.7 km/h
  • Armament: 1 x 0.303 Lewis machine gun
  • 2 x 65-pound bomb

Sopwith Baby