Ken Foran took these photos of an uncovered Dr-I.
At Easter this year I visited the
Aviation Heritage Center at Omaka in Blenheim , New Zealand and took some
photos which may be suitable for adding to the WWI website.
Here are some photos from the museum of a 1:1 scale diorama of Manfred von
Richthofen's crash. I have been told that the mannequins' faces were silicon
moulded from some of Peter Jackson's employees' faces. On display around the
diorama are some original MvR victory trophies, actual fabric cross from the
crashed Dr1 and personal articles such as silver ware.
Brent Theobald (
) sent these photos taken by Ken Hornby.
"A Study in Oil Leakage".
These LeRhone powered flying reproductions illustrate oil patterns and
typical Fokker practice.
These photos were kindly provided by Knut Erik Hagen.
The photos were taken in Feb 2003 at the Royal Army and Military History Museum
(Musée Royal de l'Armée et d'Histoire Militaire /
Koninklijk Museum van het Leger en de Krijgsgeschiedenis)
in Brussels , Belgium.
Knut adds: This is a Fokker Dreidecker replica supposed to be with original