This compelling documentary details some of the fascinating advances made in technology and innovation of the Fighting Aircraft of WW1. Outlining their strategic use and acknowledging many of the brave military personnel deployed to fly them. Before the First World War, flying had just caught the imagination of the public, yet within a short space of just a few years, all of the major nations were developing aircraft. The very nature of war itself was rapidly undergoing a transformation, with new techniques in artillery, military tactics and the armament of aircraft. Consequently, this was the first war which involved a struggle for control of the air, which developed into another battlefield, alongside those of the land and sea.