Popular German aviation professional Manfred Griehl has gathered a different and priceless number of pictures of Luftwaffe initiatives that by no means made it into conflict. They remained at the strategy planning stage or at prototype level both simply because they have been deemed wrong or the builders easily ran out of time and the tasks by no means went into production.
Most images come from the improvement websites and checking out grounds of the main brands of Nazi Germany: businesses reminiscent of Dornier, Junkers, Focke-Wulf and Heinkel all bought investment from the govt to increase higher and quicker airplane. an important volume of personal checking out went on with significant enterprises resembling Daimler-Benz, BMW and Siemens making an investment large quantities in new engine platforms and different advances similar to radar.
This e-book additionally information the innumerable changes that have been made to present carrier airplane to equip them for brand spanking new roles. There are examples of Fw190s constructed for the supply of chemical and poisonous guns, the excessive altitude Junkers EF sixty one, the early prototype WNF 342 helicopter in addition to a variety of examples of developmental jet opponents that can rather well were discovered had it now not been for the effectiveness of the Allied bombing crusade in limiting the availability of precious fabrics.
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