Manfred Von Richthofen survived his first aerial combat with light
injuries only. As a rear gunner, though, he felt particularly
frustrated by his inability to control the plane. Convinced that he
must be able to fly and shoot at the same time to make the most of
his mysterious mind-reading ability, he works hard to obtain his
pilot licence. It's in March 1916, in the sky over Verdun, that the
Red Baron earns his first victory as a pilot...
Manfred Von Richthofen is now flying over Russia, where his missions
escorting heavy bombers or strafing ground troops are doing
considerable damage. So much so that he's eventually offered the
opportunity to transfer to the Western Front and pit himself against
the best British fighters. But a nasty surprise is waiting for him:
among his new colleagues is his old enemy Prince Friedrich. The foe
in the air may not be the most dangerous one...