Royal Aircraft Factory RE8


The Royal Aircraft Factory RE8 was a single-engine tractor two-seat biplane 


Royal Aircraft Factory RE8 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 No.On ChargeOff Charge
A418622/03/1917
C229823/01/1919

Aircraft Losses and Incidents

  • None Recorded

Royal Aircraft Factory FE2b


The Royal Aircraft Factory FE2b 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)


FE2b Profile

Royal Aircraft Factory FE2b 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 No.On ChargeOff Charge
426015/03/191604/08/1916
426115/03/191614/04/1916
426411/05/191605/07/1916
427616/06/191615/08/1916
490530/04/191615/05/1916
490620/05/1916
491217/06/191605/07/1916
522109/03/191627/03/1916
522204/03/191613/06/1916
522820/03/191625/03/1916
522923/03/191605/07/1916
627616/06/1916
693921/05/1916
695811/06/191618/08/1916
695911/06/191622/07/1916
696016/06/191618/08/1916
696116/06/191618/08/1916
696225/06/191618/08/1916

Aircraft Losses and Incidents 

  • None Recorded

Royal Aircraft Factory RE7


The Royal Aircraft Factory RE7 was a single-engine tractor two-seat biplane which was utilised by No. 35 Squadron whilst it trained and worked up to operational readiness at Narborough Aerodrome (June 1916 to January 1917)


RE7 Profile

Royal Aircraft Factory RE7 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 No.On ChargeOff Charge
218705/07/191626/09/1916
220730/07/191624/10/1916
220930/07/191622/09/1916
221030/07/191615/09/1916
221130/07/191621/11/1916
223907/07/1916
224301/10/191607/10/1916
224422/09/191628/09/1916
230827/07/191607/10/1916
234905/07/191622/11/1916
235907/07/1916
236328/09/1916
236505/07/1916

Aircraft Losses and Incidents

Aircraft losses and incidents were as follows:

Royal Aircraft Factory RE5


The Royal Aircraft Factory RE5 was a single-engine tractor two-seat aircraft which was utilised by No. 35 Squadron whilst it trained and worked up to operational readiness at Narborough Aerodrome (June 1916 to January 1917)


RE5 Profile

Royal Aircraft Factory RE5 Profile © Malcolm Barrass

Aircraft on charge of the 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 No.On ChargeOff Charge
38224/08/191604/10/1916

Aircraft Losses and Incidents

Aircraft losses and incidents were as follows:


Armstrong Whitworth FK3


The Armstrong Whitworth FK3 was a single-engine tractor two-seater biplane which was utilised by No. 35 Squadron whilst it trained and worked up to operational readiness at Narborough Aerodrome from June 1916 to January 1917


FK3 Profile

Armstrong Whitworth FK3 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 No.On ChargeOff Charge
553616/09/191616/12/1916
553821/12/1916
554024/07/191604/12/1916
554108/09/191621/12/1916
619527/07/191621/12/1916
620125/07/191606/09/1916

Aircraft losses and incidents were as follows:

Bristol Scout


The Bristol Scout was a single-engine tractor single seat biplane which was utilised by No. 35 Squadron whilst it trained and worked up to operational readiness at Thetford Aerodrome (February 1916 to June 1916)


Bristol Scout Profile

Bristol Scout 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 it was on charge (where known):

Serial No.On ChargeOff Charge
556003/04/191609/05/1916

Aircraft Losses and Incidents

Aircraft losses and incidents were as follows:

  • None Recorded

De Havilland (Airco) DH1


The De Havilland (Airco) DH1 was a single-engine pusher biplane which was utilised by No. 35 Squadron whilst it trained and worked up to operational readiness at Thetford Aerodrome (February 1916 to June 1916)


DH1 Profile © Malcolm Barrass.jpg

DH1 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 No.On ChargeOff Charge
461310/04/191625/04/1916
461408/04/191615/06/1916
461906/05/191610/06/1916

Aircraft Losses and Incidents

Aircraft losses and incidents were as follows:

  • None Recorded

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

Photo Gallery

Aircraft Losses and Incidents

Aircraft losses and incidents were as follows:

Royal Aircraft Factory BE2c


The Royal Aircraft Factory BE2c was a single-engine tractor two-seat biplane which was utilised by No. 35 Squadron whilst it trained and worked up to operational readiness at Thetford Aerodrome (February 1916 to June 1916)

They were also used for Communication Flights whilst the squadron worked up to operational readiness in France (January 1917 to April 1917)


BE2C Profile

Royal Aircraft Factory BE2c Profile © Malcolm Barrass

Aircraft on charge of No. 35 Squadron

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

 

Serial No.On ChargeOff Charge
247318/04/191610/05/1916
247418/04/191610/05/1916
247526/04/191624/05/1916
253117/03/191731/03/1917
271214/04/191629/04/1916
271920/02/191606/04/1916
272430/03/191600/01/1900
273431/03/191606/04/1916
274321/04/191626/04/1916
276222/03/191728/03/1917
409922/02/191610/05/1916
540222/02/191610/05/1916
540322/02/191610/05/1916

Aircraft Losses and Incidents 

  • None Recorded