Nieuport 11 Bébé: Don’t mess with Les Aviateurs.

Nieuport 11 Bébé: Don't mess with Les Aviateurs.

This is the aviators’ answer to what was perceived as a military command provocation: they were ordered to march on foot in the 1919 Victory parade. The great ace Jean Navarre was the original choice, sadly he died during a practice flight. Charles Godefroy did it.

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