Wednesday 6 February 2008 by Peter Burness. No comments.
Aircraft 1914 - 1918 The Role of Aircraft

In war there has always been the need to see the enemy behind the hill; reconnaissance became a role of cavalry.  Eventually observation balloons played a part as well.  By the First World War, it was apparent that aircraft, being able to get above and well behind the enemy’s lines, could do it so much better.

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