History of the American Fighter Ace: World War I

History of the American Fighter Ace: World War I By Bill Hess with expanded text by Bill Martin   During the First World War, the airplane became a primary weapon system. True, the earliest flights were strictly observation missions, but it was inevitable that English and French aircrews would sight German aircraft. Eventually they flew…

Welcome to the NEW American Fighter Aces Association website!

Welcome to the NEW American Fighter Aces Association website!   The American Fighter Aces Association is proud to launch their new website to engage with their members, supporters and those wanting to learn more about the history and impact of our nation’s Fighter Aces.   The American Fighter Aces Association is a non-profit 501(c)(3), non-military…