He 162: This Nazi Super Jet Was Made of Wood (Yes, Really)

July 20, 2020 Topic: Security Region: Europe Blog Brand: The Reboot Tags: Nazi GermanyWorld War IIAir WarfareDefenseTechnology

He 162: This Nazi Super Jet Was Made of Wood (Yes, Really)

The so-called Volksjäger —“People’s Fighter”—was designed to be simple enough to assemble using unskilled and slave labor.

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