Historic Aviation Quiz

On 28 July 1914, World War I began. Today's historic aviation quiz tests your knowledge of early WWI aviation

Question 1 of 10

Question 1) What was the main use of airplanes at the beginning of the First World War?

Fighters
Reconnaissance
Transport
Bombers

Question 2 of 10

Question 2) The maximum speed of WWI aircraft used to be just over 100 miles per hour. What was the maximum speed of the Handley Page bomber?

97 mph
98 mph
99 mph
100 mph

Question 3 of 10

Question 3) How was the Fokker Eindecker aircraft known when it was first used against the Allies by the Germans?

Fokker Tormenta
Fokker Scourge
Tourment Fokker
Plaga Fokker

Question 4 of 10

Question 4) Which of the following allied aces had the highest number of confirmed victories?

George McElroy
Georges Guynemer
René Fonck
Edward Mannock

Question 5 of 10

Question 5) Which of the following German aces had the highest number of confirmed wins?

Werner Voss
Erich Loewenhardt
Josef Jacobs
Ernst Udet

Question 6 of 10

Question 6) What was the maximum speed of the Bristol F2B Fighter?

90 mph
100 mph
110 mph
120 mph

Question 7 of 10

Question 7) How many confirmed victories did Manfred von Richthofen have?

65
73
80
84

Question 8 of 10

Question 8) In what year did fighter planes armed with machine guns make their first appearance in the theatre of World War I?

1914
1915
1916
1917

Question 9 of 10

Question 9) On what date in 1915 was London bombed for the first time from the air?

From May 31 to June 1
June 18-19
From June 31 to July 1
July 11-12

Question 10 of 10

Question 10) Which of the following aircraft made its first flight AFTER the end of the First World War?

Handley Page V/1500
Fairey III
Avro 533 Manchester
Westland Weasel

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Necesitas repasar tu aviación de la Primera Guerra Mundial.

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Tienes un conocimiento básico de la aviación de la Primera Guerra Mundial

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Tienes un buen conocimiento de la aviación de la Primera Guerra Mundial

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¡Tienes un conocimiento increíble de la aviación de la Primera Guerra Mundial!