[WWI] John Marco picturers

Crawford Neil Neil.Crawford at volvo.com
Thu Jan 27 07:02:55 EST 2005


Isn't that Nesterov, the guy who did the first loop and 
attacked the enemy with an anchor. I think it's the same 
aeroplane as featured in the A-models kit.
Please don't quote me though!
/Neil C.


>http://www.wwi-models.org/Photos/Collections/JMarco/pics/image2.jpg
>This one has the caption
>"This photo is of a German Flyer with plane, I think the plane is Rumpler 
>built for its heaviness in construction, the pilot is not know, nothing on 
>back side."

>Mordious! Mais non!
>The airplane is a Nieuport monoplane (more knowledgeable experts can 
>pinpoint it as a Nieuport IV or whatever) and the pilot is Russian. I've 
>seen the picture somewhere -I can't recall where!- but I guess that even the 
>name of the man on the pic is given. Any clues, anyone?
>D. 




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