Designed and flying because of the belief of Geoff DeHavilland. From idea to prototype in 11 months. Built largely from laminated wood and made in sub assembly form. It was inspired and innovative, stealthy, fast and versatile.
Olive-drab painted B-29 bombers, late 1943. [2792x2180]
When the Mosquito entered production in it was one of the fastest operational aircraft in the world.Entering widespread service in the Mosquito first operated as a high-speed, high-altitude photo-reconnaissance aircraft, and continued to opera