Special Offer! Off

:::
Selected items only. See more offers in My Account.

Airco DH2

$150
or
Royalty Free License
- Editorial Uses Allowed
Extended Uses May Need Clearances
The intellectual property depicted in this model, including the brand "airco", is not affiliated with or endorsed by the original rights holders. Editorial uses of this product are allowed, but other uses (such as within computer games) may require legal clearances from third party intellectual property owners. Learn more.
Included Formats
3ds Max 3 Other
Cinema 4D 2 Other
Lightwave 2 Other
3D Studio 2

Don't see the file format you need?

Free File Format Conversion

Complete Confidence

Have questions? Chat with us now.

Live Chat Now 24/7
3D Model Specifications
Product ID:829878
Published:
Geometry:Polygonal
Polygons:34,560
Vertices:25,957
Textures:Yes
Materials:Yes
Rigged:No
Animated:No
UV Mapped:Yes
Unwrapped UVs:No
Artist
TurboSquid Member Since May 2001
Currently sells 319 products
Achievements:
Product Rating
Unrated
Categories

Legal Notice: The intellectual property depicted in this model, including the brand "airco", is not affiliated with or endorsed by the original rights holders.

Description
Prior to the development of a successful gun interuptor mechanism British aircraft designers had to rely on the trusted Gunbus formula where the aircraft was powered by a pusher propellor to allow the forward firing gun a clear field of fire.
In 1915 Geoffrey De Haviland redesigned his previous two seat DH1 as a smaller, much more nimble single seater. In doing so he produced the first British warplane where its sole purpose was aerial combat. The first prototype was flown by Geoffrey De Haviland in July 1915 although the type did not enter service with 24 squadron commanded by Major Lanoe Hawker VC until February 1916. The DH2 was reasonably succesful at first but was rapidly outclassed by the new breed of tractor biplanes equipped with a gun interruptor gear. The DH2 had more or less disappeared from the front line by early 1917.
Related Products
More Products by Artist