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Fokker Dr.I 115/17

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Production Number

Work Number

Engine

Type

Horse Power

Engine Number

Date

Ordered

Date

 Accepted

Date

Dispatched

Date

Delivered

Test Pilot

Jasta

Unit

Pilot Assigned

Dr.I 11517

 

1783

 

     

July 14, 1917

September 22, 1917

October 4, 1917

October 11, 1917

 

Jasta 15

 

Ltn. Heinrich Gontermann (39)

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Other Jasta Units

Date of Unit Transferred

Spandau

 LMG 08/15

Other known Pilot #3

Fate of

 Machine

Fate Date

Where

Time

Known Pilot

Pilots Fate

Incident Report Document No.

Other Information and Documents  

 

 

6173

6200

 

 

Wing Failure-Aileron detached

October 30, 1917    

Manfred Von Richthofen (80)

OK   Wing Failure-Aileron detached while test flying over his airfield
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Lieutenant Heinrich Gontermann's Standing in front of his Fokker Dr.I 115/17, This was reported to be taken the same day of the crash (Oct. 28 1917).
Dr1-115-17_01.jpg (64652 bytes) Fokker Dr.I  115/17 was the first Production Dr1 to reach the frontlines. This was delivered to Jasta 15 on Oct, 11 1917(Note photo indicates Oct, 4 which was the dispatch date)
Dr1-115-17_02.jpg (20799 bytes) Lieutenant Heinrich Gontermann in his Fokker Dr.I 115/17
Dr1-115-17_03.jpg (25573 bytes) Lieutenant Heinrich Gontermann taking off reported to be on Oct, 30, 1917
Dr1-115-17_05.jpg (34942 bytes) Fokker Dr.I 115/17 crashed on Oct. 30 1917
Dr1_115_gontermann.jpg (21884 bytes) Fokker Dr.I 115/17 crashed on Oct. 30 1917
DR1_115A.jpg (61642 bytes) Fokker Dr.I 115/17 crashed on Oct. 30 1917
DR1_115B.jpg (61375 bytes) Fokker Dr.I 115/17 crashed on Oct. 30 1917

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