Guttman, Jon
October 2007
Military History;Oct2007, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p23
The article explores the development of the SPAD VII fighter plane. From its arrival at the front in late August 1916, the SPAD VII became the standard French fighter for much of World War I. The SPAD VII was designed by Louis Béchereau for the Société pour l'Aviation et ses Dérivés (SPAD) and first tested in March 1916.


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