Caudron G.4 at the Udvar-Hazy Center

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Although World War I fighter aircraft often command greater attention, the most influential role of aviation in the war was reconnaissance. An early light bomber and reconnaissance aircraft, the French Caudron G.4 was a principal type used when these critical air power roles were being conceived and pioneered.

Photographer:

Dane Penland

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SI2005-5187

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Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum

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Smithsonian Institution

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