Nieuport 28
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Nieuport 28

Item Number: 1382
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Rejected by the French and British air services, the Nieuport 28 was the first biplane fighter received in large numbers by squadrons of the United States Air Service. A favorite with aces like Harold Hartney, it was fast and maneuverable but had a tendency to shed its upper wing fabric if its pilot pulled out of a steep dive too quickly. The Nieuport 28 was replaced by the less maneuverable SPAD S.XIII.

Mahogany Wood. Scale: 1/20. Wingspan 16 inches, Length 12 3/4 inches.