Fokker Dr.I

fighter aircraft

The Fokker Dr.I was a World War I fighter airplane. It was designed by Reinhold Platz and built by Fokker-Flugzeugwerke.

Fokker Dr.I
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Dr.I reproduction at Airpower 11 airshow
Role Fighter
Manufacturer Fokker-Flugzeugwerke
Designer Reinhold Platz
First flight July 5, 1917 (1917-07-05)
Primary user Cross-Pattee-alternate3.svg Luftstreitkräfte
Number built 320
Developed from Fokker V.4
Fokker F.I
Variants Fokker V.7

The Dr.I was used only in small numbers and it had many problems. It is well known as the plane flown by the "Red Baron", Manfred von Richthofen.