The history of WWI aviation is a rich and varied story. It was marked by a period of rapid technological development., where aircraft evolved from slow-moving, fragile-powered kits, into quick, agile, sturdy fighters. The Great War consumed the world in a conflict that was unirvaled until that time. It was a kind of war far different than the one that was waged on the ground. The fight for control of the air was where the cunning and bravery of the individual could matter for much.