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War Archive- German Jets & V1 and V2 Flying Bombs

  • 61 mins
  • 85%
  • 12+
  • United States of America FlagUSUnited States of America
  • 2001
  • Documentaries
  • Classics

On July 25, 1944, a Mosquito reconnaissance aircraft belonging to the No.544 squadron barely escaped destruction in the first air-to-air encounter with the revolutionary new German fighter, the Messerschmitt Me-262. This plane represented a new generation of highly advanced combat types, employing jet and rocket propulsion.