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Type 118

Type 118

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G1431. The type 118 combined high performance with extreme versatility, and filled the roles of fighter, bomber, army co-operation, high level photographic reconnaisance and ambulance transport. Ideal for a country with a limited war budget. This aircraft, K2873, was fitted with a Mercury V engine for Air Ministry hot weather trials in Iraq. These took place in 1932.
PublisherBristol Aeroplane Company
Creatorcorporatename - Bristol Aeroplane Company
Datecreation - Circa 1932
TypePhotographic prints - Black and White
Formatdimension.H - 200
dimension.W - 240
SourceBristol Aero Collection
CoverageLocation.Creation Site - Filton