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    Default AAR Dayton Ohio Wright Flight May 8 2021

    Today we did some more Lafayette Escadrille vs. The Chancellors Eagles. We got two fun games in today.

    Mission 1


    First Mission was a Balloon Busting Mission. The American Flown French planes are on a mission to take out one of the German Observation Balloons.
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    The Nieuports went for the Balloon quickly.
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    The German Fokkers were waiting and ready!
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    This has to be the closest to NOT flying off the edge I have ever seen!!!
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    One of the Nieuports underestimated his flight plans and flew off the map by accident! UGH!
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    Now it is two on one! The remaining Nieuport has a gun jam and a pilot wound! Is he staying in the fight?
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    No! The brave pilot decides that the odds are not in his favor and flees to fight another day!
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    Mission 2
    Here we have a nice shapeways Caudron that G-Dog brought. Nice Job!
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    The mission is a French Recon. We have a Caudron and two Nieuport Scouts for escort.
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    A couple of Fokker E.III are on patrol and see the French planes.
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    The French Escort and the Germans get into a fray quickly.
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    One of the Fokkers Goes down from Damage.
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    The Caudron gets it pictures. The remaining Fokker has a gun Jam. EEK!
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    The Nieuports are getting turned around to pursue the Fokker!
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    The Fokker decides today is not a a good day to be a dead hero and heads home!
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    A fun day of flying!

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    Good to see you chaps back at the Games table.

    "Its a fine line indeed between going out in a Blaze of Glory or having Crashed & Burnt!"
    Member Australian Society of WW1 Aero Historians

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    Great to see early war planes on tables, with a beautiful Caudron G.III.

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    Quote Originally Posted by monse View Post
    Great to see early war planes on tables, with a beautiful Caudron G.III.
    What he said ^^^

    Thanks for posting, Dan.

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    Looks like fun, Dan! Some gorgeous planes there.

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    The Caudron looks great.

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    Looks like a grand day out in Dayton again

    "He is wise who watches"

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    Jealous!

    Love the Caudron.
    I laugh in the face of danger - then I hide until it goes away!



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