DAN SHUMAKER COLLECTION
No. 8631. Blériot Bl.127/2 (E6) French Air Force
Aeroplane Photo Supply (APS
) Photo No. 350
02/28/2009. First flown on May 7, 1926, the four-seat Blériot Bl.127M prototype was followed by 42 aircraft of the pictured production version, of which the first flew on January 10, 1927. The multi-purpose aircraft served with two 'escadrilles de protection' of the '11ème Régiment d'Aviation' at Metz between 1929 and 1934.
Created February 28, 2009