First operational jet-powered fighter and fighter-bomber
First flight: Apr. 18, 1941(with piston engine); July, 18, 1942(with jet engines)
Introduction: Apr. 1944
Retired: 1945 (Germany); 1951 (Czechoslovakia)
Wings of the Luftwaffe: Me-262
A race for jet- Me 262
4D model template of Messerchmitt Me 262 Schwalbe.
Messerschmitt Me 262 / engine start / original sound
Messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe,
paper airplane template, a early jet and first functional fighter jet
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Construction Photo Notes
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Me 262 Rare interview - Bob Strobell (Watson Whizzers)
(Skill index 5)
(follow video may contain depictions of violence, viewer discretion is advised.)
On July 18, 1942, the first jet fighter has taken off for the first time. For the 75 year-anniversary, 4D model of Me 262 Schwalbe is revealed on July 18, 2017.