A new entry has been added to Add-Ons Library, category FSX Military skins - WWI
Description: This repaint is for the payware Vertigo Studios SPAD VII for FSX/P3D.
His name is Eugene Jacques Bullard, and he is the first African-American fighter pilot in history.
Bullard was an expatriate living in France, and when World War I broke out, he joined the French Infantry. He was seriously wounded, and France awarded him the Croix de Guerre and Medaille Militaire. In 1916 he joined the French Air Service and first trained as a gunner, but later trained as a pilot. When American pilots volunteered to help France and formed the famous Lafayette Escadrille, he asked to join but by the time he became a qualified pilot they were no longer accepting new recruits, so he...