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Authentic Models Fokker Triplane by Premier Gifts is a fantastic gift idea for aviation enthusiasts who will appreciate this classic plane, or quite simply for those who have it all and would appreciatean exceptional authentic piece of handcrafted aircraft model. The owner of this extraordinary model plane will admire the great details of the cockpit with leather covered chairs and instruments as well as the metal struts, engine covers, hand fitted spoke wheels and laminated wood rotating wood propellers.
The Fokker Triplane also known as the Red Baronwas undoubtedly the most famous airplane flying the skies in the World War 1. The Fokker Triplane entered into service in 1917 and the most famous soldier associated with this plane was Manfred von Richthofen who was the first person to completely re-equip the new fighter. This airplane has become the best known aircraft to emerge from the World War 1 despite the fact that these airplanes were built in remarkably small numbers.
The nickname 'Red Baron' stuck with this plane as the most famous pilot in those days flying Fokker Triplane, Manfred von Richtofen, was known as the Red Baron. The plane in which Red Baron was fighting during the World War was displayed in Zeughaus museum in Berlin and the aircraft was destroyed in an Allied bombing raid in 1943. There are only few pieces of this type of plane left in museums nowadays.
This Authentic Models Fokker Triplane handcrafted model is a perfect gift for several suitable occasions and great as a Christmas gift, birthday gift, celebration gift or simply as a gift for men who appreciate quality made plane models. The Fokker Triplane replica can be displayed in homes or offices as an elegant aviation decor. This gift idea from Premier Gifts is an interesting and intricate piece of home decoration fitting to both traditional style and modern households.