BERNHARD C.F. KLEIN COLLECTION
No. 6044. Nieuport I "l’Araignée" (Spider)
Photographed ca. 1909 from J. M. Cuny
This first Nieuport aircraft was built in 1909 by Société Générale d’Aéro-Locomotion (SGAL), a company formed on January 13, 1908 by Edouard and Charles Nieuport, with financial support from lieutenant de Caumon. The aircraft flew before the end of 1909.
Engine: 18 hp Darracq
Created December 22, 2006