[WWI] Japanese Nieuport 81E

Knut Erik Hagen wwi@wwi-models.org
Tue Dec 16 15:34:00 2003


Tokorozawa Aviation Museum is listed as having a Nieuport 81E
replica(J-TECH) and an incomplete original machine.  
Forty 81Es were imported into Japan in 1919 and more were built under
license by the Army factory at Tokorozawa.
Tokorozawa was chosen for Japans first airfield in 1907 and opened
officially on April 1st 1911. 

Knut Erik

>   Is the japanese museum Nieuport an 81 or an 83 ?
>Please let me know how to update it.