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Identification of German Aircraft type?
« on: January 21, 2020, 07:39:51 PM »
Hi, I'm not too sure about the Albatros in this photo, could you have a go at it?



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Re: Identification of Albatros type?
« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2020, 11:23:23 PM »
It looks more like a DFW C. V
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Re: Identification of Albatros type?
« Reply #2 on: January 22, 2020, 12:54:23 AM »
Same aircraft but viewed from the front...



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Re: Identification of German Aircraft type?
« Reply #3 on: January 22, 2020, 01:40:19 AM »
Hi, I'm not too sure about the Albatros in this photo, could you have a go at it?



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Looks like an LVG B.III to me Kent.

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Re: Identification of German Aircraft type?
« Reply #4 on: January 22, 2020, 01:48:35 AM »


Here's another LVG B.III from www.oy-reg.dk

It's sort of like a 120hp Mercedes powered LVG C.VI.

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Re: Identification of German Aircraft type?
« Reply #5 on: January 22, 2020, 02:00:06 AM »
I think your right, the radiator and the tank a little to the left!
So no way to do this from a WNW's kit...

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Re: Identification of German Aircraft type?
« Reply #6 on: January 22, 2020, 07:44:29 AM »
There is a striped DFW cv. I did on here.

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Re: Identification of German Aircraft type?
« Reply #7 on: January 22, 2020, 10:57:29 AM »
Love the stripe one !


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Re: Identification of German Aircraft type?
« Reply #8 on: January 24, 2020, 12:32:21 AM »
Hi!
Checking my files I think is an L.V.G. B.III. The style and form of the fin and rudder is
typical of that variant, the nose too.
Here a Belgian one: http://www.belgian-wings.be/Webpages/Navigator/Photos/CivilPics/first_register/lvg_biii_obibi.htm
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