Aircraft Data Sheet: F 20/27 Interceptor (1928)
|First flight:||August 1928|
|Max level speed:||167knots/309kph|
|Power plant:||One 420shp/313kW Bristol Jupiter Vll|
Offered in response to Air Ministry Specification F 20/27, the Interceptor was a bold attempt to introduce a monoplane configuration in the face of the official line which favoured biplanes. Sadly the overall performance and handling of the aircraft was not good and development was discontinued.