Fighting the Red Baron

At the outset of WWI the aeroplane was seen as having little use other than to act as a spotter plane for the cavalry and artillery. But within six months a group of pilots transformed the role of the aeroplane into a deadly killing machine that changed the nature of warfare forever. This is the story of those six months, centering around Bloody April during which the average life expectancy of a pilot was reduced to just three weeks.

Year: 2010
Genre: War Docos
Country: UK
Director: Christopher Spencer
Duration: 75 Minutes
Rating: PG
Location in store: Documentary (War)



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