"The Red Baron," Mannfred von Richthofen, praised this aircraft as the best he had flown. It offered excellent performance, yet it was safe and easy to fly. Richthofen's recommendation led to the first provisional order for 400 production aircraft. In all, Germany produced around 3,300 D-VII aircraft in summer and autumn of 1918.
Honoring the centennial of America’s involvement in World War I, the New-York Historical Society exhibition World War I Beyond the Trenches explores how artists across generations, aesthetic sensibilities, and the political spectrum used their work to depict, memorialize, promote, or oppose the divisive conflict.
Pop out the pieces. Put them together. Show off your steel model.
Number of sheets: 1 Sheet
Assembled Size: 2.54" x 2.54" x 1.25" (6.5 x 6.5 x 3.2 cm)
- Ages 14+