The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Monument Valley
Memoir '44 Online
Dominion Online
Battlelore: Command
DUELYST
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion
Red Dead Redemption
Twilight Struggle
Endless Legend
Space Hulk Ascension - Salamanders
Baseball Highlights 2045
Dragon Quest III
Star Wars: Rebellion
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Legendary Edition
Mordheim: City of the Damned
NioH
Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom
Watch_Dogs 2
Dragon Quest Heroes II
The Bard's Tale (2004)
Dragon Quest II
Carcassonne
Halo: Reach
Civilization
LEGO Star Wars: The Video Game
PlayStation 2
System Shock 2
Heroes of Might and Magic: A Strategic Quest
Resident Evil 5
Torchlight
Myst
Quake 4
The Sims 3
Limbo
Battlehawks 1942
RollerCoaster Tycoon 3: Wild!
Small World 2
Commodore 64
Supreme Commander Gold Edition
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Double Agent
BioShock Infinite
The Sims 3: Ambitions
The Sims 2: University Life Collection
The Sims 2: Best of Business Collection
Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse
Jane's ATF: NATO Fighters
You're in the Movies
Minecraft
Information
Primary Name
SPAD S.VII
Alternate Names
SPAD S.7
Category
Vehicle / Mount
 Corrections
 Clone
 Customize View
xml RSS Feed 
Facebook Twitter Delicious Google
ObjectID: 11662
Description Edit | History

The SPAD S.VII was the first of a series of highly successful biplane fighter aircraft produced by Société Pour L'Aviation et ses Dérivés (SPAD) during the First World War. Like its successors, the S.VII was renowned as a sturdy and rugged aircraft with good climbing and diving characteristics. It was also a stable gun platform, although pilots used to the more manoeuvrable Nieuport fighters found it heavy on the controls. It was flown by a number of the famous aces, such as France's Georges Guynemer, Italy's Francesco Baracca and Australia's Alexander Pentland.

Source: Wikipedia, "SPAD S.VII", available under the CC-BY-SA License.

As Described In

Red Baron: Fast and sturdy, the Spad is a capable fighter. However, it is underarmed, as it has only one machine gun.

Knights of the Sky: As an alternative to the rotary and inline engines, a Hispano-Suiza engineer developed a new engine configuration for a new line of fighters. This configuration was the V-type and the fighters were the Spads. The first of these new engines was a 150 horsepower V-S. It was placed in a machine known as the Spad 7 in April of 1916. This plane was equipped with a forward-firing synchronized Vickers machine gun and, though less maneuverable than the Nieuports, the Spad was a strong stable gun platform, very fast with excellent climbing abilities. In the autumn of 1916, it was issued to many French and Belgian Escadrilles and by October was in service with the British as well, at a time when the RFC (in particular) desperately needed a more modern plane to replace their aging pushers.

Character Versions
Pg. 1
SPAD S.VII
SPAD S.VII
Categories
Vehicle / Mount
Appears in
Blue Max (DOS)
View
Corrections
Link Image
SPAD S.VII
SPAD S.VII
Categories
Vehicle / Mount
Appears in
Dawn Patrol
View
Corrections
Link Image
SPAD S.VII
SPAD S.VII
Categories
Vehicle / Mount
Appears in
Knights of the Sky
View
Corrections
Link Image
SPAD S.VII
SPAD S.VII
Categories
Vehicle / Mount
Appears in
Red Baron
View
Corrections
Link Image
SPAD S.VII
SPAD S.VII
Categories
Vehicle / Mount
Appears in
Red Baron 3-D
View
Corrections
Link Image
SPAD S.VII
SPAD S.VII
Categories
Vehicle / Mount
Appears in
Red Baron II
View
Corrections
Link Image
SPAD S.VII
SPAD S.VII
Categories
Vehicle / Mount
Appears in
Eagles
View
Corrections
Link Image
More Information Edit | History
This page does not exist. You can edit this page to create it.
Linked Items Relationship: Appears In
Sort: Genre: Theme: Mode: Media:
Pg. 1
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 2
Average Rating 8.00
Average Weight 2.00
Num Owned 16
Prev. Owned 1
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 0
Release Date 1990-00-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 2
Average Rating 6.50
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 7
Prev. Owned 2
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 0
Release Date 1995-00-00
Rank N/A
Num Ratings 0
Average Rating 0.00
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 2
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 1
Release Date 1983-00-00
Rank 4318
Num Ratings 6
Average Rating 6.83
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 17
Prev. Owned 4
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 2
Release Date 1990-00-00
Rank 937
Num Ratings 38
Average Rating 7.45
Average Weight 4.00
Num Owned 40
Prev. Owned 16
For Trade 1
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 10
Release Date 1990-00-00
Rank 2387
Num Ratings 11
Average Rating 7.72
Average Weight 0.00
Num Owned 20
Prev. Owned 2
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 6
Release Date 1998-10-31
Rank 1830
Num Ratings 15
Average Rating 7.53
Average Weight 2.00
Num Owned 22
Prev. Owned 3
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 5
Release Date 1997-10-30
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Images
Gallery:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No images found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
GeekLists
[Browse »] [Summary »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No lists found
{{list.numpositive}} {{list.title}} {{list.username|truncate:"10"}} {{list.numitems}}
{{list.lastreplydate|truncate:"10"}} {{list.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.