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The Messerschmitt Me 163 Komet, designed by Alexander Lippisch, was a German rocket-powered fighter aircraft. It is the only rocket-powered fighter aircraft ever to have been operational. Aircraft Parts, Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Luftwaffe, Ww2 Planes, Aircraft Design, Boat Design

Top 10 Worst Planes of WW2

Here is a shortlist of, quite simply, the very worst planes used during World War 2.

American soldier near a train with broken up German fighter Type Messerschmitt ready for transport × 1945 WWII Germany Me 109, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Military Jeep, Military Vehicles, Luftwaffe, Rail Car, Train Pictures, American Soldiers
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Captain Don Gentile with his "Shangrila" during March of 1944 when he was leading the pack to break Eddie Rickenbacker's WWI record of 26 enemy aircraft destroyed. Ww2 Bomb, Eddie Rickenbacker, De Havilland Mosquito, P51 Mustang, Ww2 Planes, Fighter Pilot, Ww2 Aircraft, Nose Art, Royal Air Force
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Dominic Salvatore ‘Don’ Gentile on the wing of his P-51B, ‘Shangri-La’

MAY 21 1942 Spitfire vs Messerschmitt 109 over Malta The Junkers Ju The original bomber version of the highly adaptable Junkers 88 aircraft. Luftwaffe, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Bomber Plane, Pilot, Supermarine Spitfire, Ww2 Planes, Battle Of Britain, Aircraft Design

Blitzkrieg: The Junkers Ju 88A-1.

THE STRATEGIC AIR OFFENSIVE 1939-1945. Blitzkrieg: The Junkers Ju 88A-1. The original bomber version of the highly adaptable Junkers 88 aircraft. MINISTRY OF INFORMATION SECOND WORLD WAR CENSORSHIP BUREAU LIBRARY OF PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS. Source: © IWM (MH 6115)

Focke-Wulf Fw 200 'Condor' in RAF roundels - Heinrich Himmler's personal Aircraft Images, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Luftwaffe, Fighting Plane, Condor, Focke Wulf, Ww2 Planes, Jet Engine
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RAF. Focke-Wulf Fw 200C-4/U-1 "Condor".

RAF. Focke-Wulf Fw 200C-4/U-1 "Condor" "GC+AE" (W. nr. 0137). (Heinrich Himmler's personal transport). Found intact at Achmer in 1945 and flown to Farnborough on 3 July 1945. Source: Picture by Gerald Trevor Roberts.

The Heinkel He 115 was a World War II Luftwaffe seaplane with three seats. Amphibious Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Luftwaffe, Me262, Float Plane, Sea Plane, Ww2 Photos, Ww2 Pictures

Heinkel He 115B-1.

German art is hung on the aircraft torpedo seaplane Heinkel He 115B-1. Source: ?

Heinkel He 111. "1H+CH", of KG 26 "Löwen". Catalog #: 01_00081296. Source: SDASM. Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Adolf Galland, Heavy And Light, The Blitz, Battle Of Britain, Aeroplanes

Heinkel He 111. "1H+CH", of KG 26 "Löwen".

Heinkel He 111. "1H+CH", of KG 26 "Löwen". Catalog #: 01_00081296. Source: SDASM.

Focke-Wulf Fw 200 Condor aircraft factory yard in Bremen in Luftwaffe, Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Focke Wulf, Aviation Image, Ww2 Planes, Aircraft Design, World War Two, Air Force

Focke-Wulf Fw 200C-1 "Condor".

Focke-Wulf Fw 200C-1 "Condor" BS+AG" (W. nr. 0002) on factory airfield at Bremen - early 1940. Later this aircraft served with I./KG 40. Photo: waralbum.

Kyushu Japan 1945 The Kyūshū Shinden (震電, "Magnificent Lightning") fighter was a World War II Japanese propeller-driven aircraft prototype that was built in a canard design. Ww2 Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Aircraft Photos, Lightning Fighter, Imperial Japanese Navy, Experimental Aircraft, Ww2 Photos, Kyushu, Vietnam
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Kyushu Type 18 Shinden discovered in a factory at Fukuoka Japan 10 October 1945 second of the two built and is now stored at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC. Navy Aircraft, Aircraft Photos, Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Luftwaffe, Air Machine, Machine Age, Imperial Japanese Navy
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Captured Mistel 1 - Messerschmitt Bf + Junkers Ju with a cumulative warhead. * Mistel (training - in the background on left) - Focke-Wulf Fw + Junkers Ju Source: ©USAF. Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Aircraft Carrier, Military Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Luftwaffe, Focke Wulf, Aircraft Design, World War Two

Captured Mistel 1 - Messerschmitt Bf 109F-4 + Junkers Ju 88A-4 with a cumulative warhead.

Captured Mistel 1 - Messerschmitt Bf 109F-4 + Junkers Ju 88A-4 with a cumulative warhead. * Mistel S2 (training - in the background on left) - Focke-Wulf Fw 190A-8 + Junkers Ju 88G-1. Source: ©USAF.F. NARA.