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    WW1 Aircraft of 1917

    Authored By Staff Writer | Last Updated: 12/3/2015

    By the 1917, the aircraft was entrenched in world war - appearing in fighter, interceptor, ground attack, scout and bomber forms.





    There are a total of (53) World War 1 Aircraft of 1917 in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin.




    1917
    Aeromarine 39
    In 1917, the United States Navy entered into a contract with the Aeromarine Plane and Motor Company ... [Read More]
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    1917
    Airco DH.4
    With production numbering over 6,000 total units, the AirCo / de Havilland DH.4 was another one of G... [Read More]
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    1917
    Airco DH.5
    With the vantage point afforded to pilots of the earlier Airco DH.2 model, famous aircraft designer ... [Read More]
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    1917
    Airco DH.9
    The AirCo DH.9 was a further revision of the DH.4 bomber - again headed by famous aviation engineer ... [Read More]
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    1917
    Albatros C.X
    The Albatros production of the C.X model continued the firm's commitment to producing capable reconn... [Read More]
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    1917
    Albatros D.III
    While the Albatros D.I proved critical in winning back air superiority for the Germans in early 1917... [Read More]
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    1917
    Albatros D.V
    At the time of its inception, the Albatros D-series of fighter aircraft (beginning with the D.I mode... [Read More]
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    1917
    Albatros D.Va
    The Albatros D.I of 1916 proved instrumental in bringing air superiority back into the favor of the ... [Read More]
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    1917
    Albatros J.I
    The Albatros J.I was conceived of as a dedicated ground attack aircraft for use in the "infantry clo... [Read More]
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    1917
    Armstrong Whitworth FK8
    The Armstrong Whitworth F.K.8 model series was a biplane aircraft conceived of by aircraft designer ... [Read More]
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    1917
    Aviatik D.I (Berg D.I)
    The Aviatik D.I served the Austro-Hungarian Empire as a fighter and reconnaissance escort through th... [Read More]
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    1917
    Avro 529
    The Avro 529 followed closely in line with Avro's preceding bomber attempt - the 523. Both were desi... [Read More]
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    1917
    Beardmore WB III / SB 3
    The Beardmore WB III was nothing more than a highly-modified, navalized version of the successful la... [Read More]
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    1917
    Breguet Br.14
    French aviation design triumphed with the arrival of the Breguet Br.14 series (sometimes written as ... [Read More]
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    1917
    Bristol F.2
    The Bristol F.2 fighter series operated throughout the British Empire for decades, serving through W... [Read More]
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    1917
    C.23 (Coastal Class)
    C.23 Coastal Class airship served the British Royal Navy during World War 1 (1914-1918). The aircraf... [Read More]
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    1917
    Caproni Ca.3
    The Caproni Ca.36 represented the definitive model in the C-bomber series debuted in 1914 as the C.3... [Read More]
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    1917
    Caudron G.6
    The French aviation concern of Caudron continued to evolve their serviceable G-series reconnaissance... [Read More]
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    1917
    Curtiss H-16
    In 1911, the Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company unveiled their Model D, a biplane aircraft powered ... [Read More]
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    1917
    Dorand AR
    The Dorand AR series was developed for the French air service to replace the outmoded, two-seat Farm... [Read More]
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    1917
    Fairey Campania
    The British became big proponents and pioneers of naval aviation during World War 1. War had broken ... [Read More]
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    1917
    Felixstowe F.2
    In the pre-World War 1 period, Royal Navy Lt Cmdr John Porte partnered with famous American aviator ... [Read More]
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    1917
    Fokker Dr.I (Dreidecker)
    The Fokker Dr.I ("Dr" for "Dreidecker" meaning "triplane") series is most closely associated with Ma... [Read More]
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    1917
    Fokker V.4 (Fokker D.VI)
    The engineering path to the classic Fokker Dr.I Triplane of World War 1 fame went through several pr... [Read More]
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    1917
    Fokker V.5 (Fokker F.I)
    The Fokker V.6 continued the line of triplane prototype fighter begun by Fokker with the V.4 intende... [Read More]
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    1917
    Fokker V.6 (Fokker D.VII)
    The Fokker V.6 continued the line of triplane prototype fighter begun by Fokker with the V.4 intende... [Read More]
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    1917
    Fokker V.8 (Quintuplane)
    The arrival of the Sopwith Triplane for the Allies in World War 1 immediately showcased to the Germa... [Read More]
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    1917
    Friedrichshafen G.III
    The Friedrichshafen G.III was a medium bi-plane class bomber utilized by the German Empire in World ... [Read More]
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    1917
    Gotha G.V
    With the Germans having gained critical territory up to the Belgian coast in 1914, thoughts to the b... [Read More]
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    1917
    Hansa-Brandenburg W.12
    The Hansa-Brandenburg W.12 was a two-seat floatplane fighter seaplane design serving the German Empi... [Read More]
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    1917
    LTG FD.1
    Luft Torpedo Gesellschaft (LTG) of Germany delivered for the German Navy of World War 1 (1914-1918) ... [Read More]
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    1917
    LVG C.V
    The LVG C.V was a general-purpose, two-seat reconnaissance aircraft utilized by the German air servi... [Read More]
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    1917
    LVG D.III
    LVG (Luft-Verkehrs-Gesellschaft) was established in Berlin-Johannisthal, Germany during 1912 and amo... [Read More]
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    1917
    Macchi M.5
    The Italian concern of Macchi was founded in 1912 by Giulio Macchi out of Varese, Italy. Despite Ita... [Read More]
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    1917
    Nieuport 27
    The Nieuport Nie.27 (or simply Nieuport 27) was designed by Gustave Delage and became an advanced tr... [Read More]
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    1917
    Pfalz D.III
    The Pfalz D.III was an exceptional aircraft produced in large numbers by Bavaria for Bavarian forces... [Read More]
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    1917
    Phonix C.I
    The Phonix C.I was a rather simplistic two-seat armed reconnaissance fighter utilized by the Austro-... [Read More]
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    1917
    Phonix D (Series)
    The Phonix D.I was a single-seat fighter platform developed and produced by the Phonix Flugzeug-Werk... [Read More]
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    1917
    Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5
    The Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5 ("S.E." for "Scout Experimental") was designed from the outset as a... [Read More]
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    1917
    Rumpler C.IV
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    1917
    Rumpler C.VII
    ... [Read More]
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    1917
    Rumpler C.VIII
    The aircraft, as a viable standalone weapon of war, emerged in World War 1 (1914-1918) along with th... [Read More]
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    1917
    Rumpler D.I
    ... [Read More]
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    1917
    Siemens-Schuckert D.III
    The Siemens-Schuckert D series of fighters evolved from captured French-made Nieuport 11 aircraft. T... [Read More]
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    1917
    Sopwith Camel
    Though the Sopwith Camel (the official designation being Sopwith Biplane F.1) was designed as a repl... [Read More]
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    1917
    Sopwith Dolphin
    The Sopwith Dolphin was yet another fighter design in the long line of Thomas Sopwith production air... [Read More]
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    1917
    SPAD S.XI
    The storied engineering career of Frenchman Louis Bechereau spanned decades and several popular des... [Read More]
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    1917
    SPAD S.XII
    French flying ace Georges Guynemer pushed the idea of a cannon-armed fighter plane after his experie... [Read More]
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    1917
    SPAD S.XIII
    The SPAD S.XIII (S.13) was a further development of the successful SPAD S.VII (S.7) design, the latt... [Read More]
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    1917
    SPAD S.XIV
    The SPAD S.XIV was a floatplane version of the earlier S.XII fighter. The original S.XII was develop... [Read More]
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    1917
    Standard J-1
    The Standard J-1 appeared in the First World War and served the United States Army Air Service in th... [Read More]
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    1917
    Zeppelin L.52 (LZ-98)
    The Zeppelin was a principle weapon of both the German Army and Navy concerning World War 1 (1914-19... [Read More]
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    1917
    Zeppelin-Staaken R-series
    When World War 1 (1914-1918) bogged down into the stubborn battles of trench warfare in the Autumn o... [Read More]
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