History of Aviation

Why was the Red Baron famous?

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September 26, 2016 1:04AM

Baron Manfred von Richthofen was a German fighter pilot who is remembered as an ace. More precise, the 'ace of aces. He shot down 80 planes during the 1st World War.

He flew high on top because in the skies there was still the romance and chivalry of knights who faced opponents in challenges.