Royal Aircraft Factory F.E.10

The Royal Aircraft Factory F.E.10 (Farman Experimental No. 10) was an aircraft designed by John Kenworthy, Henry P. Folland, and Maj. Frank W. Goodden in June 1916. The design placed the pilot and a machine gun in front of the aircraft's propeller, which was in a nacelle braced between the undercarriage and the upper wing.[1] It was to have been powered by a 150 hp (110 kW) Hispano-Suiza 8 engine,[2] placed between the wings.[3]

Royal Aircraft Factory F.E.10
Role Fighter aircraft
National origin British
Manufacturer Royal Aircraft Factory


General characteristics

  • Powerplant: 1 × Hispano-Suiza V8, 110 kW (150 hp)


  1. ^ Guttman, John (2009). SE 5a Vs Albatros D V: Western Front 1917-18. Osprey Publishing. p. 10. ISBN 9781846034718.
  2. ^ Hare, Paul R. (1990). The Royal Aircraft Factory. Putnam Aeronautical Books. p. 236. ISBN 9780851778433.
  3. ^ Coombs, L. F. E. (2005). Control in the Sky: The Evolution and History of the Aircraft Cockpit. Pen & Sword Aviation. p. 38. ISBN 9781844151486.