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Most Famous Polish Fokker – modeller’s view

Fokker E.V Stec
Polish military aviation has been created and started to fight even before official restoration of the Polish State independence. Already in the first days of November 1918 in Cracow, Warsaw, Lwów, Przemyśl and in other places the Poles captured the German and Austrian airplanes, aviation equipment and infrastructure: airfields and workshops. First combat flights have been performed a week before 11th November, during fights against Ukrainians in the City of Lwów. While very effective, these...
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Fokker’s wing

smugi na płacie Fokkera Steca
Each and every of important Fokker’s airplanes had mostly one key innovation in its design. E.I-E.III monoplanes, of modest performance, had machine guns synchronisers allowing them to shoot through the rotating propeller. That ability made them the first real fighters. Dr.I Triplane’s wings were thick and short so they needed no rigging in order to avoid the drag caused by the rigging wires. Additionally, thick airfoil gave excellent climb. Fokker’s D.VII advantage over enemy airplanes...
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Flugzeugstoff – printed lozenge fabric

Attrition warfare, so characteristic for the Great War, was performed by the long trench fights aimed on wearing down the enemy and by the naval blockade, preventing the Central Powers from importing resources from abroad. Such situation promoted designing and wide application of many interesting inventions, probably unnecessary during the peacetime. 
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Fokker’s Razor – E.V/D.VIII

Fokker E.V Jasta 6
The aim of the Second Fighter Contest, convened at the Adlershof German aircraft test centre during May and June 1918, was to choose new airplanes for the Kaiser’s air forces. Unquestioned winner of the rotary engine-powered category was the Fokker E.V Incoming search terms:fokker razorred fokker d8 images
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PZL P.7a colours and markings

Airplane colour and markings are one of hottest topics of modeler’s discussions. Especially when discussing Polish pre-war aircraft. Polish aircraft industry suffered badly in WW2 and almost no information is available. Only one P.11c fighter survived war and some documents. See what is known and what are results of recent research on painting of P.7a.
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MiG-29, Walkaround of Supersonic Fighter

 In July 2016, the team of Arma Hobby had the great pleasure of visiting the 23 Tactical Air Base. The result of this visit are the following photo sessions commonly known as Walk Arounds. The visit began with a memorial hall in which are presented souvenirs and
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PZL P.11/I resin kit 1/72 scale

Latest model of the PZL P.11 from Arma Hobby (1/72) presents fist prototype of the series. Aircraft was very similar to the P.6 and P.7/I, but with new, smooth wings. See historical backgroud and inbox of P.11/I resin model kit! Incoming search terms:1/72 pzl 11pzl kits
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