List of aircraft of the Royal Flying Corps

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This is a list of aircraft used by the Royal Flying Corps (RFC) from 13 April 1912, when it was formed from the Air Battalion Royal Engineers, until 1 April 1918 when it was merged with the Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS) to form the Royal Air Force (RAF). The RFC operated in parallel with the RNAS, whose aircraft are listed at List of aircraft of the Royal Naval Air Service. For a list of Royal Air Force aircraft see List of aircraft of the Royal Air Force.

British RFC Sopwith Camel


Operational aeroplanes[edit]

Airships[edit]

Prototypes[edit]

Captured Enemy Aircraft[edit]


References[edit]

Citations[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

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