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Many of Germany's captured new and experimental aircraft were displayed in an exhibition as part of London's Thanksgiving week on September 14, 1945. Among the aircraft are a number of jet and rocket propelled planes. Here, a side view of the Heinkel He-162 "Volksjaeger", propelled by a turbo-jet unit mounted above the fuselage, in Hyde park, in London.


He-162 Salamander unground factory April 1945 |


The Heinkel He 162 Volksjäger (German, "People's Fighter") was a German single-engine, jet-powered fighter aircraft fielded by the Luftwaffe in World War II. Designed and built quickly, and made primarily of wood as metals were in very short supply and prioritised for other aircraft, the He 162 was nevertheless the fastest of the first generation of Axis and Allied jets. wem


Captured Heinkel He 162. (U.S. Air Force Photo)


Heinkel He 162 Volksjager (People's Fighter) aircraft. Pin by Paolo Marzioli

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Line up of Heinkel He 162 Volksjager (People's Fighter) aircraft at Leck during the surrender, WWII. There were 120 He 162s at the time of Germany's surrender during WWI.


Aircraft - 1945, Allemagne, Schleswig-Holstein, Leck, Le "Hauptmann" Heinz Künnecke devant son Heinkel He 162 A-2 "Gelb 5" - 1/8