In less than a century warplanes have developed beyond recognition. The first dogfight between two aircraft took place in October in 1914.Since then air power has been decisive in almost every major war.Today warplanes carry a wide variety of armaments, including fast firing cannons and sophisticated guided missiles and bombs.Some planes such as the stealth fighter and the f-15 Eagle are developed for one purpose only.Multi rild warplanes are designed to be able to carry out different function by modifying a basic aircraft frame.
World War 1 were maneuverable but had few technological aids.The pilot Manfred Von richyhogrn known as Red Baron, His plane an albatros and later Fokker Triplane were painted scarlet official war Records show that he shot down 80 enemy planes before being killed in 1918.
Multi Role Or Specialist?
in recent years the distinction between small , fast fighters and big slow bombers as lessened,but there are still specialists warplanes and multi rold craft.The Mig G25 foxbat is specialized as as interpreter, designed to tackle enemy bombers at high below a multitudes.The Panavia tornado, below a multi role craft, can carry a variety of weapons at 1455 mph.
Quick Escape from Planes
If planes is hit by enemy fire or develops a fault , the pilot has a chance to eject, pulling a lever opens the cockpit canopy and sets off a small explosive charge, which blast the seat clear of the plane.A parachute opens, and the pilot sink to safety.