Newfoundland At Armageddon

AEROSTATS AND AEROPLANES

Before planes came aerostats (airships, hot-air balloons and other types of balloons) and aeroplanes (motorised planes and gliders). They were used to spy on the enemy from the sky, chart the progress of battles and support the combat effort. 

Excerpt from the documentary «Newfoundland at Armageddon»
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