The Messerschmitt 262 : Documentary on the German Messerschmitt Jet Fighter. Known as Schwalbe (swallow) and Stormbird. A series of replicas, of both single and two seaters created with modern engines, for the warbird circuit in recent years.
Messerschmitt (Werknummer of I./KG 51 photographed on March 1945 off the Frankfurt Autobahn. Seen here minus its Junkers Jumo jet engines and surrounded by its Mk 108 cannon shells. (Colorised by Tom Thounaojam )