Vickers F.B.5

The Vickers F.B.5 was a single-engine pusher two-seat biplane which was utilised by No. 35 Squadron whilst it trained and worked up to operational readiness at Thetford and Narborough Aerodrome (February 1916 to January 1917)

FB5 Profile

Vickers F.B.5 Profile © Malcolm Barrass

Aircraft on charge of No. 35 Squadron

The following shows the serial numbers of aircraft that are known to have been on charge of the squadron, along with the period that it was on charge (where known):

Serial NoOn ChargeOff Charge
162209/02/191603/04/1916
162809/02/191619/02/1916
162920/02/191627/03/1916
234122/02/191608/08/1916
234209/02/191622/04/1916
286828/06/191606/07/1916
562022/02/191625/07/1916
564914/03/191623/07/1916
565119/02/191614/03/1916
565422/02/191625/07/1916
566004/07/191606/07/1916
567512/03/191620/07/1916
568308/05/191620/07/1916
568407/05/191613/07/1916
568507/05/191606/07/1916
568607/05/191604/07/1916
751317/05/191620/07/1916

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Aircraft Losses and Incidents

Aircraft losses and incidents were as follows: