Prop Powered Airplanes

Prop-powered fighters

Somebody who knows more about this subject should probably tweak these stats. The Dogfighting article might make these stats more useful to you.

All plane costs are Fantastic.

The Performance attribute indicates how maneuverable a craft is. When performing maneuvers against another plane, Pilots get a bonus (or penalty) equal to the difference of the two planes' Performance ratings.

Name Nation Year Speed Performance Stress Capacity Notes
Fokker Eindecker E.III Germany 1915 Poor Poor [][][]
Albatross D.I Germany 1916 Mediocre Mediocre [][][]
Nieuport 17 France 1916 Mediocre Mediocre [][][][]
Sopwith triplane Britain 1916 Mediocre Average [][][]
Airco DH.4 Britain 1917 Fair Fair [][][] Two-seat biplane day-bomber. Considered the best single-engined bomber of the Great War. Penalty to coordination attempts between pilot and copilot.
Breguet 14 French 1917 Fair Fair [][][] Biplane bomber and reconnaissance aircraft. Considered one of the best aircraft of the war.
Fokker Dr.1 triplane Germany 1917 Mediocre Average [][][]
Sopwith Camel F.1 England 1917 Average Average [][][] Takeoff and landing maneuvers are at -2.
Fokker D.VII Germany 1918 Average Fair [][][]
RAF S.E.5a England 1918 Fair Average [][][]
SPAD S.XIII France 1918 Fair Average [][][]
Potez 25 French 1920s Average Fair [][][] Twin-seat reconnaissance biplane. Popular; used by Americans, French, and Russians.
Breguet 19 French 1924 Fair Fair [][][] Successor to the B14. Variants include recon, bomber, heavy fighter, night fighter, long- and extremely-long-range flier, seaplane, & 6-seat passenger prototype
Fairey Fox Britain/Belgium 1925 Good Fair [][][] Light bomber and fighter biplane of the 1920s and 30s. The reason the No. 12 Squadron of the RAF adopted a fox's mask as the squadron badge — faster than any contemporary fighter aircraft.
P-28 Peashooter USA 1926 Fair Fair [][][] 1 bomb
Bristol Bulldog England 1928 Good Fair [][][]
Hawker Hurricane England 1935 Good Good [][][][]
Messerschmitt Bf 109 Germany 1936 Good Great [][][]
Spitfire Mk V England 1936 Great Great [][][]
Fw 190 Germany 1939 Great Great [][][]
Bristol Beaufighter England 1939 Fair Fair [][][] Heavy fighter, with 8 rockets and 2 bombs
A6M Zero Japan 1939 Great Superb [][]
F4F Wildcat USA 1940 Good Great [][][][]
FaU Corsair USA 1940 Great Superb [][][]
P-51 Mustang USA 1940 Superb Superb [][][]
Ki-43 ("Oscar") Japan 1942 Superb Great [][][]
N1K-J ("George") Japan 1942 Superb Superb [][][]
F6F Hellcat England 1942 Superb Superb [][][]
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