Aircraft Photo of F3556 | Royal Aircraft Factory RE.8 | UK - Air Force | AirHistory.net #2635
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:F3556
Aircraft Original Type:Royal Aircraft Factory RE-8
Aircraft Generic Type:Royal Aircraft Factory RE-8
Aircraft Version:Royal Aircraft Factory RE.8
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
C/n (msn):
Location
City / Airport:DuxfordMap
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:ICAO: EGSU   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
Collection:Imperial War Museum Duxford
 
Photo Date:2 September 2013
Photo by:Peter de Jong
Photo ID: 2635
Photo Comment

Mediocre and considered dangerous to fly, the RE.8 was nevertheless the standard British tactical reconnaissance aircraft for the final two years of WWI. 4,000 examples were built, only two of which survive.

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