Naval aviation and armaments


France - naval aviation and armaments

France - naval aviation


Levasseur P.L.5 reconnaissance fighter


Modification Purpose Deliveries Number of commissioned Discarding Differences from the previous modification
P.L.5 recon fighter 1927 24 1933 2 seats, Lorraine 12Eb engine (450 hp), 2 7.7mm MG




Wing span, m


Length, m


Height, m


Wings area, m2


Empty mass, kg


Full flying-off mass, kg

Engine 1 Lorraine 12Eb
Power, h. p. 450
Maximal speed, km/h  
Cruise speed, km/h  
Flying range, km  
Vertical speed, m/s  
Maximal altitude, m  
Complement 2
Armament 3 x 7.7 Vickers MG



Ivan Gogin, 2009