Re: Jasta 2, revisited...

Brian Bushe (
16 Jun 1995 16:36:20 +0100

In <>, Matt Bittner wrote:

>problem is probably the lighting. With the top wing completely in
>"the sun", the rest would appear darker. However, I would not rule
>out entirely the top wing being faded. From what I've gathered, the
>dopes used by the Germans tended to fade quickly - and the planes
>were frequently re-painted.

then it may be that the machine was painted blue and then covered
with red later on, as per the fabric sample?

this dicussion has a lot of life left in it yet.


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