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The Heinkel He 162 Volksjäger (German, "People's Fighter")

He 162 Volksjager was designed, built and tested in the shortest time possible - 90 days. He was the fastest of all the aircraft of that era, who took part in the fighting.

Heinkel He162 Volksjäger

The Heinkel He 162 Volksjäger (German, "People's Fighter"), the name of the project of the Emergency Fighter Program design competition, was a German single-engine, jet-powered fighter aircraft fielded by the Luftwaffe in World War II.

A shot down German Bf 109 fighter. *Note the early 2-blade design.

A shot down German Messerschmitt Bf 109 fighter. *Note the early design.

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Remarkable: A Plane with folded wings on a US aircraft carrier during WW Who says America isn't great?

Douglas TBD-1 "Devastator" Torpedo Planes on carrier deck during WWII. Photo credit: Life Magazine

Crew of the American aircraft carrier USS Enterprise servicing Douglas Devastator torpedo bombers on deck during maneuvers off Hawaii sept 1940 - Life Magazine from March