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View Resource The Aerodrome: Aces and Aircraft of World War I

This handsome site is a WWI aviation buff's dream. Users will find biographical information on all the major aces of the war, organized by nationality. This includes rank, squadrons, victories, medals awarded, a photo, and a short account of their war service. The other major portion of the site is the listing of aircraft used in the war, organized by country of origin. Plane information includes...
View Resource Wright Air Development Center

The Galvin Library at Illinois Institute of Technology hosts this site serving as a digital repository for publications and news from the Wright Air Development Center (WADC) of the Wright-Patterson Airforce Base. The Historical Overview section contains a timeline of important events at the WADC, black-and-white images of the aircrafts designed there, and a hyperlinked "Reference Shelf" of...