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Offline James

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Albatros B.II (Early)
« on: January 13, 2017, 02:54:40 AM »
Not sure if this is the right place to post this, but I was wondering, the Wingnut Albatros B.II (Early), the markings that are provided, which of the five aircraft was in combat? Or were they all

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Offline Borsos

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Re: Albatros B.II (Early)
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2017, 08:48:27 AM »
Had had the same questions when I started to build mine. It seems to be a difficult question these early Albatrosses B II. I'd say at least some of them were in combat as the instructions say in the field the flying surfaces receeived a mottled camouflage. Training machines never were camouflaged. But that's no certain evidence for sure...
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Offline PiotrM

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Re: Albatros B.II (Early)
« Reply #2 on: April 27, 2017, 06:43:01 PM »
Hi,
Look here:

Albatros B.II (Aero PhotoGallery)
by Piotr Mrozowski
or:
Albatros Aircraft of WWI Volume 1 | Early Two-Seaters: A Centennial Perspective on Great War Airplanes
by Jack Herris

Piotr