Imperial Germany (1917)
The Pfalz D.III excelled in dive attacks on Allied observation balloons.
Detailing the development and operational history of the Pfalz D.III Biplane Fighter Aircraft. Entry last updated on 5/18/2016. Authored by Staff Writer. Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com
Bavarian forces were the first to receive the highly-acclaimed Pfalz D.III's as control of the factories was Bavarian to begin with. Ultimately, German pilots would receive the units and they would begin to play a role on the Western Front, though appearing in large numbers to little too late to effect the outcome of the war.
The success of the Pfalz D.III system produced variants and an offshoot that improved upon the base system in the Pfalz D.XII, which reconfigured the radiator closer to the engine and featured other minor improvements to capabilities.
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Relative Maximum Speed Rating
This entry's maximum listed speed (103mph).
Graph average of 90 miles-per-hour.