World War 1 Model Aircraft, Model Airplanes, Plastic Model Kits, Mahogany and Diecast Display Plane Models.
Sopwith World War 1 Military Aircraft.
|World War I Airplanes were the first big
advancement in Aviation Technology. You can see the pictures of these WW1
aircraft in these pages of model planes. Look at the World War 1
plane pictures in the Aviation Art section for some fantastic WW1 airplane pictures.
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World War 1 Aircraft model airplanes, biplanes, triplanes, racing planes and more aircraft model kits. Plastic Models, Diecast Models, Wood Model Kits Store.In 1917, the first troops of the American Expeditionary Force arrived in France during World War I.
Biplanes like the Curtiss Jenny, Fairey Sordfish, Fokker D VII, Fokker Dr1, Laird Solution, SPAD XII, Nieuport, Sikorsky Ilya Muromets, Spad 13 plus more are listed in these pages. Some of the Bi-Wing aircraft listed here are actually from after the War but since they're biplanes, I put them on this page. This page covers World War 1 Aircraft, World War I weapons, biplanes, racing airplanes and pictures..
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Here to Ride in a Real Russian Fighter Jet.
|Wright Brothers Airplanes and Stuff|
A List of All Model Airplane Decal Manufacturers
A List of All Model Kits by Scale
A List of All Model Airplane Manufacturers
Full View of the Gordon and Ferguson Aero Vintage Flight Suit Showing Fur Lining. This is very rare to see a World War 1 flight suit in this condition today. See the WW1 Vintage Pilots Flight Suit Exhibit Here.
Airplane Calendars Airplane Art
The Navy Sparrowhawks were deployed in the Airships U.S.S. Akron and Macon, making them flying aircraft carriers.These Airships could Launch, Recover and Store up to five Sparrowhawk aircraft at one time. See the links below to read more
Wingspan 25' 11", Length 20' 4", Height 11' 2", Weight 2086 lbs. Please note that the height also included the launch bar.
The U.S. Navy's miniscule Sparrowhawks operated from dirigibles during the 1930s, and were among the most colorful fighters of the era. Utilized primarily in conjunction with the U.S.S. Akron and U.S.S. Macon airships, the Sparrowhawks also operated briefly from the aircraft carrier U.S.S. Lexington.
If Anyone knows about how these planes were stored and launched from these dirigibles or know of any links to pages with information about the Sparrowhawk, any of the ships listed above or about this Dirigible launching system, please let me know at the bottom of this page. C. Jeff Dyrek, webmaster.
|Sparrowhawk Links Thanks to
Alan D. Trowbridge
Software Design Engineer
Thomson Multimedia Broadcast Solutions
A Great Description of the aircraft and Airships showing Launching mechanisms
Here for Model Builder Supply Needs.
PT-20 1/48 Kit ???
Plastic Model Kit
The PT-20 first flew in 1934 and quickly became one
of the U.S. military's primary trainers. Typical of Golden Age aircraft, the
PT-20 sports an open, tandem cockpit and wheel spats. Detailed plastic kit
features raised panel lines and choice of landing gear or floats for included
water display base. Includes two pilot figures, choice of markings and 37
pieces. 7" wingspan; assembly required.
G-17S Staggerwing Model
Pre Built Mahogany Model.
Made of Philippine mahogany, this 1/32 scale model measures 10" in length and has a wingspan of 13". Hand painted and detailed, model comes ready to display on the included mahogany base.
|Here for German World War 1 Aircraft|
From the Antique Radial Engine to the V-8 Kit Plane Engine
Plus many Books and Videos on these airplane engines
|here for Airplane Engine models|
Seaplane Airliner 1/100
Pre Built Mahogany Display Model Airplane
Made of Philippine mahogany, this 1/100 scale model measures 15¾" in length with a wingspan of 19". Hand painted and detailed with Lufthansa markings, model comes ready to display on the included mahogany base.
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World War 1
Books SPAD Aircraft
World War 1 Books Nieuport Aircraft
World War 1 Books Sopwith Aircraft
World War 1 Books Jenny Aircraft
Here are some interesting books and videos found on
Sixty Glorious Years about the DC-3 Dakota, C-47 Skytrain
SLUF Short Little Ugly Fellow the A-7 Corsair II
12 O'clock High a fantastic B-17 Movie
Aurora, Super Secret Stealth, Spy Plane
B-17 Flying Fort - B-29 Super Fort - Lancaster
B-24 Bomber Crews
B-24 Liberator Units Book
B-25's in the Civil Service
B-25 Mitchell Book
Barnstormers to Blue Angels Book
Blue Angels 50th Anniversary
Carrier Combat Book
Composite Aircraft Construction techniques Book
Douglas DC-3 Book
DR. Strangelove about the B-52 Stratofortress and Strategic Air Command
Exhibit Denied, Dropping the Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima
Books about Famous Hero's
Movies about Famous People
Flight of the Intruder Book about the A-6 in Viet Nam
Flight of the Intruder Video
Flight Testing your own homebuilt aircraft
Forever Young, a fantastic movie about the B-25 Mitchell
Grumman F-14 Tomcat Book
Iron Eagle 3 Video
Iron Eagle 4 Video
Iron Eagle Movie
Memphis Belle, one fantastic movie about the famous B-17
Air Missions Remembered
The P-51 Mustang book
Mustang Color Classics Book
Mustangs and Thunderbolts book
North Pole Movies a super study guide
Over Tokyo Video
Photographers Market Place a must have book if you are selling your photos
A real good war Book
Return With honor Book
Roaring Glory Warbirds Video
Sergeant York, a fantastic movie about a WW1 Hero
The Fighting Sullivan's, a true story about navy hero's
The Immortal Bombers
The Wrong Stuff
Top Gun Aircraft Book
Top Gun Video
Top Guns, F-14, F-15, F-16, F-18
Wing Sections Book
Wings, the video, the first movie to receive the Academy award
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