For the WWI Aircraft Enthusiast




Dedicated to building and flying of WWI aircraft

Gardner 2013

The Kansas City Dawn Patrol "and friends" take to air every Fall at the Gardner Municipal Airport.  Gardner Airport is located about 35 miles south-west of Kansas City off of Route 56.  The event grows every year and more and more Axis planes keep showing up.





A view down the flight line




    Sharon Starks installs the tailfeathers on Dick's Nieuport while some bewildered fat guy (your intrepid web admin) looks on.




 A Nieuport 11 landing for a break after entertaining the crowd.





Phil Arbee's Italian Nieuport




      A Fokker D.VII climbs out to meet the enemy




 A beautiful Nieuport 11

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