Curtiss XO-30


The Curtiss XO-30 was a projected 1920s American twin-engined observation monoplane designed by the Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company for the United States Army Air Service, a prototype was cancelled and not built.[1]

Role Observation monoplane
National origin United States
Manufacturer Curtiss
Status Cancelled
Primary user United States Army Air Service

Design and developmentEdit

One prototype observation monoplane was ordered by the United States Army Air Service and designated XO-30 with the serial number 29-451.[1] The XO-30 was to have had two 600 hp (447 kW) V-1570-9 engines and a crew of three.[1] The program was cancelled and the prototype was not built.[1]



  1. ^ a b c d Andrade 1979, p. 138


  • Andrade, John (1979). U.S. Military Aircraft Designations and Serials since 1909. Hinckley, Leicestershire, UK: Midland Counties Publications. p. 171. ISBN 0-904597-22-9.