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10. Nov 2013 10:15
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Smartcom5 9 years ago
„The Messerschmitt Bf 109, often called Me 109 (most often by Allied pilots and aircrew), was a German World War II fighter aircraft designed by Willy Messerschmitt and Robert Lusser during the early to mid-1930s.

It was one of the first truly modern fighters of the era, including such features as all-metal monocoque construction, a closed canopy, a retractable landing gear, and was powered by a liquid-cooled, inverted-V12 aero engine.

The Bf 109 first saw operational service during the Spanish Civil War and was still in service at the dawn of the jet age at the end of World War II, during which time it was the backbone of the Luftwaffe's fighter force.[3] From the end of 1941 the Bf 109 was supplemented by the Focke-Wulf Fw 190.

The Bf 109 was flown by the three top-scoring German fighter aces of World War II, who claimed 928 victories among them while flying with Jagdgeschwader 52, mainly on the Eastern Front, as well as by Hans-Joachim Marseille, the highest scoring German ace in the North African Campaign.[4] It was also flown by several other aces from Germany's allies, notably Finn Ilmari Juutilainen, the highest scoring non-German ace on the type with 58 victories flying the Bf 109G, and pilots from Italy, Romania, Croatia, Bulgaria and Hungary. Through constant development, the Bf 109 remained competitive with the latest Allied fighter aircraft until the end of the war.

With approximately 33,500 machines over several variants during its lifetime, the Bf 109 is the most produced fighter aircraft in history and also the most produced single-seat aircraft ever …“

… says Cpt. Obvious, Self-evident Visual Information Specialist, 1th. Cyberspace Patrol Corps
Shino_tenshi 9 years ago
^ haha :D
Shino_tenshi 9 years ago
Es is btw 1st und nich 1th. Es sei denn, das war Absicht. ;)
Smartcom5 9 years ago
Ach, Mist! xD
atlas 9 years ago
passt ja super zum bild davor :D