[WWI] Albatros D.III

Diego Fernetti dfernet0 at rosario.gov.ar
Wed Jul 4 08:49:07 EDT 2007


Knut!
> I spoke with Koloman a couple of weeks ago, both airframes are built to
> the same high standards, but there is only one flyable engine available.
> The finished machine is fitted with a static engine that belongs to the
> local museum where it will be on display.

Heard that just one of them will ever be flying, exactly. I always wondered 
how a flying Albatros would sound. The Albatros from Old Rhinebeck doesn't 
count, as it is powered by an inverted Ranger engine.

> The second aircraft that you see in one of the photos is supposed to be
> flying from Ferte-Alais with the only available airworthy engine.

Mordious! And I'm too far from there to hear it! ;-)
D. 



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