/ Hawker Hoopoe
The Hawker Hoopoe was a British prototype naval fighter aircraft designed and built in 1927 by Hawker Aircraft.
Service trials found the aircraft to be unsatisfactory, and it was superseded by the same company’s Nimrod design.
Only one built.
24 ft 6 in (7.47 m)
33 ft 2 in (10.11 m)
288.5 sq ft (26.80 m2)
2,785 lb (1,263 kg)
3,910 lb (1,774 kg)
55 imp gal (66 US gal; 250 L)
1 × Armstrong Siddeley Panther III 14-cylinder radial engine, 560 hp (420 kW)
196.5 mph (316.2 km/h, 170.8 kn) at 12,500 ft (3,800 m)
23,600 ft (7,200 m)
Time to altitude
6 min 40 s to 10,000 ft (3,000 m)
2 x 0.303 in (7.7mm) machine guns.
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