Air Committee Joint Numbering System (1912 to 1916)

1

Short S.34

Ex T1

2

Short S.38

Ex T2

3

Short S.39

Ex T3

4

Short S.47

Ex T4

5

Short S.45

Ex T5

6

Breguet Biplane

7

Deperdussin Monoplane

Ex M1

8

Short S.37 Biplane

9

Etrich Monoplane

10

Short S.41

Ex H1

11

Henri Farman

12

Short S.46

14

Short S.37

Ex M2

15

Bristol T.B.8H

16

Avro 503

17

RE.2

Ex RE2

18

Donnet-Leveque

19

Short S.38 Biplane

20 to 21

Short S.41

22

Deperdussin Monoplane

23

Maurice Farman S.7

24

Bristol Boxkite

25

Astra

26

RE.5

27

Sopwith Tractor Biplane

28

Short S.38 Biplane

29

Maurice Farman S.11

30

Deperdussin Monoplane

31

Henri Farman

32

Vickers FB.5

33

Sopwith Tractor

34

Short S.38

35

Bristol Boxkite

36

Deperdussin Monoplane

37

Borel floatplane

38

Sopwith Bat Boat

39

Bleriot Monoplane Type XI

40

Caudron G.3

41

Avro 500

42

Short S.41

43

Bristol TB.8

44

Deperdussin Monoplane

45

Caudron G.3

46 to 47

BE.2b

48

Borel floatplane

49 to 50

BE.2c

51 to 53

Avro 500

54

COW

55 to 57

Caudron G.2

58 to 60

Sopwith Seaplane

61 to 65

Sopwith Biplane

66

Short Seaplane

67

Maurice Farman Longhorn

68

HRE.6

69

Maurice Farman Longhorn

70 to 73

Maurice Farman S.7

74 to 80

Short Admiralty Type S.7

81 to 82

Short Folder Seaplane

83 to 88

Borel Seaplane

89 to 90

Short Folder Seaplane

91 to 92

Maurice Farman

93

Sopwith Pusher

94

Avro

95 to 96

Maurice Farman Seaplane

97 to 100

Henri Farman Seaplane

101

BE.2a

102

Henri Farman Biplane

103 to 104

Sopwith Tractor Biplane

105

Hamble Luke Floatplane

106 to 107

Astra CM

108

Henri Farman

109

Maurice Farman

110

Henri Farman Seaplane

111 to 112

Breguet Biplane

113

Maurice Farman Seaplane

114

Henri Farman Seaplane

115

Maurice Farman Seaplane

116

Henri Farman Seaplane

117

Maurice Farman Seaplane

118

Sopwith Bat Boat

119 to 122

Short Folder Seaplane

123 to 124

Sopwith Pusher Biplane

125

Farman

126

Short Gunbus Seaplane

127

Sopwith Bat Boat

128 to 129

Wright Navyplane

130 to 134

Avro 510

135 to 136

Short Admiralty Type 135

137 to 138

Sopwith Seaplane

139 to 144

Henri Farman Seaplane

145

Short

146

Maurice Farman S.7

147 to 148

Bristol Seaplane

149

Sopwith Churchill

150

Avro 500

151

Sopwith Circuit

152

Short S.38

153

Short T.B.8

154

DFW Arrow

155

Wright Navyplane

f/f 05/05/1914

156

Henri Farman Seaplane

157 to 159

Sopwith Type C floatplane

160

Sopwith biplane

161 to 166

Short Admiralty Type 166

167

Sopwith Tabloid

Ex 904

168 Sopwith Tabloid Ex 905
169 Sopwith Tabloid

170

Sopwith Tractor Biplane

171 to 176

Wright Type AI

177

Wright Type AII

178

Short Type B

179

Avro 504

180 to 183

Short Admiralty Type 74

184 to 185

Short Admiralty Type 184

186

Short Folder Seaplane

187

Wright Seaplane

188 to 189

Henri Farman Biplane

190 to 199

Short Type B

200

Henri Farman Biplane

201

BE.1

Ex BE1

202

Breguet L.2 Biplane

Ex B3

203

BE.3

Ex BE3

204

BE.4

Ex BE4

205

BE.2

Ex BE5

206

BE.2

Ex BE6

207

Maurice Farman S.7

208

Henri Farman biplane

To 412

209

Henri Farman biplane

To 420

210 to 211

Breguet G.3

212 to 213

Breguet L.2

214 to 216

Maurice Farman S.7

217 to 218

BE.2a

219

Bleriot XI

220

BE.2

221

Bleriot XI

222

BE.2

223 to 224

Maurice Farman S.7

225 to 242

BE.2a

243

Sopwith RG

244

Henri Farman F.20

245

BE.2

246 to 248

Sopwith RG

249 to 250

BE.2a

251

Bleriot XXI

Ex B2

252

Deperdussin monoplane

Ex B5

253

Nieuport monoplane

Ex B4

254

Nieuport monoplane

255

Nieuport monoplane

256

Bristol Prier

Ex B6

257 to 259

Deperdussin monoplane

260

Deperdussin monoplane

To 419

261

Bristol Prier

262 to 263

Bristol Coanda

264

Nieuport monoplane

265

Flanders F.4 monoplane

266

Maurice Farman S.7

To 472

267

BE.2a

268

Henri Farman F.20

269 to 270

Maurice Farman S.7

271

Bleriot XI

272 to 273

BE.2a

274 to 277

Henri Farman F.20

278

Martin-Handasyde monoplane

279 to 280

Deperdussin monoplane

281

Flanders F.4 monoplane

282

Nieuport monoplane

283

Grahame-White Type VII

284

Henri Farman F.20

285

Avro 502

286

Henri Farman F.20

287

Grahame-White Type VIII

288 to 291

Avro 502

292

Bleriot XI-2

293

Bleriot XI

294 to 295

Henri Farman F.20

296

Bleriot XI-2

297 to 298

Bleriot XI

299

BE.2a

300

Sopwith RG

301

Cody V

302

Maurice Farman S.7

303

BE.4

304

Cody V

Pres. South Kensington

305 to 307

Maurice Farman S.7

308

Caudron G.2

309

Grahame-White Boxkite

310

Breguet biplane

311

Caudron G.2

312

Breguet biplane

313

Dunne

314

BE.2a

315

Sopwith RG

316 to 318

BE.2a

319

Sopwith RG

320

BE.2a

321

BE.2c

322

Maurice Farman S.7

323

Bleriot XI

324 to 325

Sopwith RG

326

Sopwith Tabloid

327 to 329

BE.2a

330

Henri Farman F.20

331 to 333

BE.2a

334 to 335

RE.5

336

BE.2a

337 to 338

Maurice Farman S.7

339 to 341

Henri Farman F.20

342

Maurice Farman S.11

343

Maurice Farman S.11

To 464

344

Maurice Farman S.11

345

Maurice Farman S.11

346

Henri Farman F.20

347 to 349

BE.2a

350 to 353

Henri Farman F.20

354

Grahame-White Type VIIc

355 to 360

Maurice Farman S.7

361

RE.5

362

RE.1

To 608

363 to 364

Henri Farman F.20

365

RE.8

366

Dunne D.8

367

Henri Farman F.20

368

BE.2a

369 to 371

Maurice Farman S.11

372

BE.2a

373

BE.8

374 to 375

Bleriot XI

376

Avro 500

Duplicated allocation

376

Maurice Farman S.7

Duplicated allocation

377

BE.8

378

Sopwith Tabloid

379

Maurice Farman S.11

380

RE.5

381

Sopwith Tabloid

382

RE.5

383 to 385

BE.2a

386 to 387

Sopwith Tabloid

388 to 389

Bleriot XI

390

Avro 504

391

BE.8

392

Sopwith Tabloid

393

Henri Farman F.20

394

Sopwith Tabloid

To 904

395

Sopwith Tabloid

To 905

396

BE.2b

397 to 398

Avro 504

399

BE.8

400

Not allocated

401

Short S.43

Ex H5

402

Short S.43

403

Maurice Farman S.7

404 to 406

Avro 500

407

Bristol Boxkite

Ex F8

408

Bristol Boxkite

Ex F7

408

BE.7

Reserialled 438

409

Nieuport Monoplane

410 to 411

Maurice Farman S.7

412

Henri Farman biplane

Ex 208

413

Short Tractor biplane

414

No known allocation

415

Maurice Farman S.7

416 to 417

BE.4

418

Maurice Farman S.7

419

Deperdussin monoplane

Ex 260

420

Henri Farman biplane

Ex 209

421

Deperdussin monoplane

422

Flanders F.4

423 to 424

BE.8

423

Short Tractor biplane

Duplicate serial, re-serialled as 1268

424

Short Tractor biplane

Duplicate serial, re-serialled as 1279

425 to 429

Maurice Farman S.7

430

Avro 500

431

Maurice Farman S.7

432 to 433

Avro 500

434

Henri Farman

435

Henri Farman F.20

436 to 437

Deperdussin monoplane

438

BE.7

Ex 408

439

Flanders F.4 monoplane

440

Henri Farman F.20

441 to 442

BE.2a

443

No known allocation

444 to 445

Henri Farman F.20

446

Short S.38

447

BE.2a

448

Avro 500

449

BE.2a

450 to 451

Maurice Farman S.7

452 to 454

BE.2a

455 to 456

Henri Farman F.20

457

BE.2a

458 to 459

Maurice Farman S.7

460

BE.2a

461 to 462

Henri Farman F.20

463

Maurice Farman S.7

464

Maurice Farman S.11

Ex 343

465

Maurice Farman S.11

466

BE.2a

467

Henri Farman F.20

468 to 471

BE.2a

472

Maurice Farman S.7

473

Bleriot XI-2

474 to 475

BE.2a

476 to 478

Maurice Farman S.7

479

BE.8

480 to 481

Maurice Farman S.11

482

Morane Saulnier Type G

483

BE.2a

484

BE.2b

485

Maurice Farman S.7

486

Maurice Farman

487 to 488

BE.2b

489

BE.2

490

Maurice Farman S.7

491

Avro 500

492 to 493

BE.2b

494 to 496

Maurice Farman S.7

497

No known allocation

498 to 501

Maurice Farman S.7

502 to 513

Henri Farman F.20

514 to 545

Maurice Farman S.11

546 to 557

Maurice Farman S.7

558 to 569

Henri Farman F.20

570 to 574

Bleriot XI

575 to 586

Bleriot Parasol

587 to 598

Morane

599

Martinsyde S.1

600

No known allocation

601

BE.2c

602

BE.2c

Re-serialled 1807

603

No known allocation

604

FE.2 Ex FE2

604

Sopwith Tabloid

Duplicate serial, re-serialled 169

605

FE.3

606

Bleriot Parasol

607

RE.1

608

RE.1

Ex RE1, 362

609

SE.2

610

Bristol GB.75

611

Sopwith Tabloid

612

BE.2a

613

RE.5

614

Bristol TB.8

To 948

615

Bristol TB.8

616

Bristol Parasol

617

RE.5

618

Bleriot

619

Bleriot XI

620

Bristol TB.8

To 917

621

Bleriot XI

622

No known allocation

623

Morane H

624 to 625

BE.8

626

Bleriot XI

627

Morane H

628

SE.4

629

Morane

630

Bleriot XI

631

RE.5

632

BE.8

633

Maurice Farman S.11

634

Bristol TB.8

635

BE.2a

636

BE.8

637 to 638

Avro 504

639

Vickers Boxkite

640 to 641

Bristol Boxkite

642

Vickers Boxkite

643

BE.8

644

Bristol Scout B

645

BE.8

646

BE.2b

647

Bleriot XI

648

Bleriot Scout B

649

Vickers FB.4

650

BE.2b

651

RE.5

652

Avro 504

653

Henri Farman biplane

654

Sopwith Tabloid

655

Maurice Farman

656

BE.8

657

Bristol Boxkite

658

BE.8

659 to 660

RE.5

661

Maurice Farman S.7

662

Bleriot XI

663

BE.8

664

Vickers FB.4 Gunbus

665

Avro 504

666

BE.2b

667 to 668

BE.2a

669

Henri Farman F.20

670

BE.8

671

Bleriot XI

672

Bleriot

673

Bleriot XI

674

RE.5

675

No known allocation

676

BE.2b

677 to 678

RE.5

679

Maurice Farman S.7

680

Henri Farman F.20

681

Bleriot XI

682

Vickers FB Gunbus

683

Avro 504

684

No known allocation

685

Henri Farman F.20

686

Vickers FB.4 Gunbus

687

BE.2b

688

RE.5

689

Henri Farman F.20

690

No known allocation

691

Bristol TB.8

Re-serialled 1216

692

Bristol TB.8

Re-serialled 1217

692

Avro 504

693

Bristol TB.8

Re-serialled 1218

693

BE.8

694

Bristol TB.8

Re-serialled 1219

694

Bleriot XI

695

Bristol TB.8

Re-serialled 1220

696

Bristol TB.8

Re-serialled 1221

696

Martinsyde S.1

697

Bristol TB.8

Re-serialled 1222

698

Bristol TB.8

Re-serialled 1223

699

Bristol TB.8

Re-serialled 1224

699

Henri Farman F.20

700

Bristol TB.8

Re-serialled 1225

701

Bristol TB.8

Re-serialled 1226

702

Bristol TB.8

Re-serialled 1227

702

Martinsyde S.1

703

BE.2b

704

Vickers FB.6

705

BE.2b

706

Bleriot XI

707

Maurice Farman S.11

708

Henri Farman F.20

709

BE.2b

710

Martinsyde S.1

711

Bleriot XI

712 to 713

Maurice Farman S.7

714

Bleriot XI

715 to 716

Avro 504

717

Martinsyde S.1

718

Bristol Boxkite

719 to 720

Henri Farman F.20

721

Bleriot XI

722

BE.2b

723

Bleriot XI

724

Martinsyde S.1

725

BE.8

726

Bleriot XI

727

BE.8

728

Henri Farman F.20

729

BE.8

730

Martinsyde S.1

731

Maurice Farman

732

Bleriot XI

733

BE.2b

734

Martinsyde S.1

735

Maurice Farman S.7

736

BE.8

737

RE.8

738

Henri Farman F.20

739

Maurice Farman S.7

740

BE.8

741

Martinsyde S.1

742

Maurice Farman S.11

743

Martinsyde S.1

744

Maurice Farman S.11

745

RE.8

746

BE.2b

747

Vickers Gunbus

To 862

748 to 749

Martinsyde S.1

750 to 793

Avro 504

794 to 799

Avro 504D

801 to 806

Sopwith Gunbus

807 to 810

Sopwith Folder seaplane

811 to 818

Short Folder seaplane

819 to 821

Short Admiralty Type 830 seaplane

822 to 827

Short Seaplane

828 to 830

Short Admiralty Type 830 seaplane

831 to 834

Wight AII Imperial Navyplane

835 to 840

Wight Admiralty Type 840

841 to 850

Short 184 Seaplane

851 to 860

Sopwith 860 Seaplane

861 to 872

Vickers FB.5 Gunbus

873 to 878

Avro 504

879

Sopwith Batboat

880

Sopwith Seaplane

881

Avro 510

882 to 883

White & Thompson No.2

884

Wight No.2 1913 Navyplane

885

Deperdussin monoplane

886 to 887

Henri Farman floatplane

888

Maurice Farman floatplane

889

Avro 503

890

Albatros B.II biplane

891

DFW biplane

892

Handley Page HP.7

893 to 895

Wight 1914 Navyplane

896 to 901

Sopwith Admiralty Type 880

902 to 903

Bleriot Parasol

904

Short School Biplane

904

Sopwith Tabloid

Re-serialled 167

905

Sopwith Tabloid

Re-serialled 168

905

Short Nile Seaplane

906

Sopwith 3-seat tractor biplane

907 to 908

Bleriot Parasol

909 to 914

Maurice Farman S.7

915

Henri Farman floatplane

916

Bristol TB.8

917

Bristol TB.8

Ex 620

918

Flanders B.2 biplane

919 to 926

Sopwith 807 Seaplane

927 to 938

Sopwith 860 Seaplane

939

Avro 500

940

Henri Farman

941

Morane G

942 to 947

Bristol Boxkite

948

Bristol TB.8

949

Maurice Farman

950 to 951

Curtiss H.4 Small America

952 to 999

BE.2c

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