/ Weiss Manfred WM.23 Ezüst Nyíl
Weiss Manfred WM.23 Ezüst Nyíl
The WM-23 Silver Arrow is a Hungarian-designed, closed cabin, single-seat fighter aircraft manufactured by Weiss Manfred Aircraft Factory.
The aircraft was designed by Béla Samu and his design team.
Planning began in the summer of 1939.
The WM-K-14B, Two-Wreath Star engine, (A copy of the French Gnome-Rhône 14Kfrs Mistral Major), was intended to be its production engine at the Weiss Manfred factory.
A single prototype was built, this aircraft was destroyed in a test flight accident in 1942.
(Empty state/maximum take-off mass)
One WM-K-14B 14-cylinder air-cooled two-wreath star engine.
2 x synchronized 12.7mm heavy machine guns in the fuselage,
2 x 8mm high-speed machine guns in the wing,
20kg bomb load.
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