Knights of the Sky by Nicolas Trudgian. The dramatic scene depicts an aerial dog-fight between Sopwith Camels and fighters of the Royal Flying Corps, and the bright red planes of Baron von Richthofens fighter wing.
Captain Edward Rickenbacker of the Sqn, United States Air Force, is shown in his Spad S.XIII, pursuing a Fokker D. Eddie scored his first victory on April but by the November Armistice he had increased his tally to 26 confirmed kills.
The Lockheed Lightning is a World War II American fighter aircraft. Developed to a United States Army Air Corps requirement, the had distinctive twin booms and a single, central nacelle containing the cockpit and armament.