Gloster Gladiator Mk1, Irish Air Corps 1938

Aircraft: Gloster Gladiator Mk.1

Status: Version 1.0

X-plane version: 8.64+

The Gloster Gladiator entered Irish service in March 1938. Four aircraft were delivered (No.23-26) and were initially assigned the the Army Co-operation Squadron. These were the first true fighter aircraft used by the Air Corps since the Martinsyde F.4 Buzzards in the twenties.

Two other batches of aircraft (27-30 and 53-60) were ordered but never delivered.

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