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Aircraft of World War I

John W. Herris

Aircraft of World War I

1914-1918

by John W. Herris

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Published by Amber Books in London, U.K .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementJack Herris and Bob Pearson
SeriesThe essential aircraft identification guide
ContributionsPearson, Bob
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD523 .H373 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24429132M
ISBN 109781906626662
LC Control Number2010444036

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show more4/5(2).Most articles about aircraft types that were used in World War I are in one of the – (first flight) categories listed below. Some aircraft (e.g. airship) types with earlier first flights were also used in WWI. This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total.

The following pages are in this category, out of total.This is a list of World War I Entente aircraft organized by country of origin. Dates are of first flight.

Nieup used by most Entente countries as fighter, reconnaissance aircraft and trainer. ^ "De Bruyere C.1". Their Flying Machines. Retrieved 10 July ^ Thetford,p. Bowers, Peter M. ().