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Horten Ho 229V-1

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Horten Ho 229

Horten During the final stages of the war in the U. military captured a Horten glider and the which was undergoing final assembly.

The German Focke-Wulf Ta-183 Huckebein was a jet-powered fighter aircraft designed as the successor to the Messerschmitt Me-262 and other day fighters in Luftwaffe service during World War II.  Only a few proto-types were developed.

The German Focke-Wulf Huckebein was a jet-powered fighter aircraft designed as the successor to the Messerschmitt and other day fighters in Luftwaffe service during World War II. Only a few prototypes were developed.

Northrop/McDonnell Douglas YF-23.  The plane that competed against the F-22 for our 5th gen fighter contract.

The Northrop or Northrop–McDonnell Douglas was an American single-seat, twin-engine fighter aircraft designed for the United States Air Force (USAF). The design was a finalist in the USAF& Advanced Tactical Fighter (ATF) competition, batt

ME 262 HGIII project with better streamlined hull with stronger engines and sharper backwings

ME 262 HGIII project with better streamlined hull with stronger engines and sharper backwings

Prototype Do-335 Pfeil, followed by it's full production variants, then a series of improved prototypes based on existing aircraft for ease of production and inter-changeability of parts. To replace the very out-dated and aging Stuka Dive-bomber, the Luftwaffe adopts the Ju-287 Staghund. Based around a similar wing design and purpose but with a much more powerful engine and secondary water-injection booster, the Ju-287 marks a new stage in the airwar over Britain.

Prototype Do-335 Pfeil, followed by it's full production variants, then a series of improved prototypes based on existing aircraft for ease of production and inter-changeability of parts. To replace the very out-dated and aging Stuka Dive-bomber, the Luftwaffe adopts the Ju-287 Staghund. Based around a similar wing design and purpose but with a much more powerful engine and secondary water-injection booster, the Ju-287 marks a new stage in the airwar over Britain.

Kyushu J7W1 Shinden interceptor/fighter. Only two prototypes were built by the Japanese Air Force. Only one remains and is in storage at the NASM in Maryland USA.

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.

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