WHICH SIDES WERE MORE SUCCESSFUL THAN OTHER IN AIRCRAFT?
Both were successful, but allied nations were more than. Because they had more planes. In May 1915, there were 30 planes, in August 1915, there were 70. Ottoman had less. Gemany and England’s planes technical powers much more than Ottoman. It could be shoot to Limnos Island. By the way, Ottoman planes were using gun, nail, bombs, hand bombs, machine guns as defence. The others were using double-machine guns. Ottoman had lost less aircraft compared with others. They tired to not to attack direetly face to face.
Allied nations were more dominant, mainly English ones. French stayed in back pasition. Althoyoh all negatice conditions, Ottoman was much more succesfull. Bodeckke was honoured by his government because he dropped 8 planes. He go “Orden Pour Le Marite” ıt was a huge experience for Ottoman and they used these experiens in other front-lines.(Bath balloons and antiaircrafts were successful)
To sum up, English and French aircrafts had great role in goining this frontline and also Germany’s and Ottoman’s aircrafts development as well.