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Thomas-Morse S.4C
 
 
The single-seat Thomas-Morse S4 was adopted by the United States Air Service and United States Navy as an advanced trainer in 1917.

Thomas-Morse S.4 Specifications
Country: United States of America
Manufacturer: Thomas-Morse Aircraft Company
Type: Trainer
First Introduced: June 1917
Number Built: 597
Engine(s): Gnôme Monosoupape 9B, 9 cylinder, air cooled rotary, 100 hp
Le Rhône 9C rotary, 80 hp (59.6 kW)
Wing Span: 26 ft 6 in (8.08 m)
Length: 19 ft 10 in (6.05 m)
Height: 8 ft 1 in (2.46 m)
Empty Weight:
Gross Weight: 1,373 lb (623 kg)
Max Speed: 95 mph (153 km/h)
Ceiling: 15,000 ft (4,572 m)
Endurance: 2.5 hours
Crew: 1
Armament: 1 machine gun
 
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