mikemuth at ptd.net
Fri Feb 25 18:05:07 EST 2005
Ah Ha, a new favorites poll...no fighters allowed, eh, Diego?!
My choices would be the Felixstowe because of the color schemes and the
Custiss FB, because of the ability to do them in the wings of gold scheme,
----- Original Message -----
From: "Steve Cox" <steve at oldglebe.freeserve.co.uk>
To: "WW1 Mail List" <wwi at wwi-models.org>
Sent: Friday, February 25, 2005 5:52 PM
Subject: Re: [WWI] Knut's Le Bourget racers
> on 25/2/05 1:34 am, ot811 at ot811 at msbx.net wrote:
>> I need some help with identification here:
>> Photos 3,4,5,6 are the Deperdussin Monocoque.
>> Tentatively, I identified 7 and 8 as the Morane Type H, but Knut has
>> these as Nieuport (see name of the jpeg files). I am assuming that this
>> the same subject in the background in photos 4 and 6. Can anybody
>> Photos 1 & 2 : what is this ? Some early Nieuport?
>> The link to the MAE is :
>> thanks in advance
> Fiche 2 on the mae site has a picture of the Morane H, which I suggest
> confirms your ID
> 1 and 2 certainly look very similar to the two Nieuport monoplanes in the
> Munson Pioneer Aircraft book, though both of these have rotary engines.
> But why does picture 1 have a striped rudder?
> steve at oldglebe.freeserve.co.uk
> If I didn't spend so much time on line
> << I'd get some models finished
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