List of World War I flying aces from Austria

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This list of World War I flying aces from Austria contains the names of aces born in the territory of the modern-day Republic of Austria, which formed part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Austria-Hungary was a constitutional union of the Austrian Empire (Cisleithania) and the Kingdom of Hungary (Transleithania) which existed from 1867 to 1918, when it collapsed as a result of defeat in World War I.

Name Victories Notes
Benno Fiala von Fernbrugg 28 Third ranking ace of the Luftfahrtruppen.[1][2]
Adolf Heyrowsky 12 [3]
Kurt Gruber 11 [4]
Franz Rudorfer 11 [5]
Raoul Stojsavljevic 10 [6]
Georg Kenzian 9 [7]
Ludwig Hautzmayer 7 [8]
Franz Peter 6 [9]
Josef Pürer 6 [10]
Franz Lahner 5 [11]
Friedrich Lang 5 The only Austrian naval ace.[12]
Johann Lasi 5 [13]
Alois Rodlauer 5 [14]
Karl Urban 5 [15]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Benno Fiala Ritter von Fernbrugg". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "World War I Aces of Austria-Hungary". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  3. ^ "Adolf Heyrowsky". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  4. ^ "Kurt Gruber". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  5. ^ "Franz Rudorfer". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  6. ^ "Raoul Stojsavljevic". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  7. ^ "Georg Kenzian". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  8. ^ "Ludwig Hautzmayer". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  9. ^ "Franz Peter". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  10. ^ "Josef Pürer". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  11. ^ "Franz Lahner". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  12. ^ "Friedrich Lang". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  13. ^ "Johann Lasi". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  14. ^ "Alois Rodlauer". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016. 
  15. ^ "Karl Urban". The Aerodrome. 2016. Retrieved 19 January 2016.