What Plane did the Red Baron Fly?

Manfred von Richthofen (the Red Baron)

He was Manfred von Richthofen. During World War I, he was known as the Red Baron because he piloted a red plane. British called him Red Baron. In France, he was called “Le Petit Rouge,” and in Germany, “Der Rote Kampfflieger” (which means “the Red Battle Flyer”). Manfred Albrecht “Freiherr” von Richthofen … Read more

Who Was the Real Red Baron?

Red Baron, Richthofen

Manfred Albrecht Freiherr von Richthofen, also known as Baron von Richthofen or the Red Baron, was a fighter pilot with the German Air Force during World War I and is regarded as the war’s ace-of-aces, with an official tally of 80 aerial victories. He is included in the Top celebrity aces during … Read more

Top Celebrity Aces During World War 1

The Royal Flying Corps, including Mick Mannock

As we all learn in our history class, World War 1 & 2 are among the most significant events that occurred during the 20th century. The effects of the two World Wars are devastating, which led to the death of millions worldwide, as well as canceling some of the world’s major events, … Read more