1940s Aircraft

Hawker Hurricane Aircraft

The work horse of the Battle of Britain…The Hawker Hurricane

Made famous during the Battle of Britain as the work horse of that struggle, the Hawker Hurricane is a single-seat fighter aircraft ...
The Greatest Ever Fighter Aircraft Aircraft

The Supermarine Spitfire – Perhaps the greatest fighter aircraft ever!

The Supermarine Spitfire was a British single-seat fighter aircraft that was used by the Royal Air Force and other Allied countries before, during, and after World War II. Remarkably just one ...
B17 Flying Fortress Aircraft

American Boeing B17 – The Flying Fortress

The B-17, also called the “Flying Fortress” was a U.S. heavy bomber used during World War II. The B-17 was designed by the Boeing Aircraft Company in response ...
Heinkel HE III Aircraft

Heinkel HE III – Germany’s stalwart medium bomber

After its defeat in World War I, Germany was banned from operating an air force by the Treaty of Versailles. Following Hitler’s ...
JU87 Stuka Dive Bomber Aircraft

JU87 Stuka Dive Bomber – Germany’s screaming menace

The Junkers Ju 87 or Stuka (from Sturzkampfflugzeug, “dive bomber”) was a German dive bomber and ground-attack aircraft. Designed by Hermann Pohlmann, which first flew in 1935. ...
Lancaster Bomber Aircraft

Avro Lancaster

The Avro Lancaster was a British Second World War heavy bomber, designed and manufactured by the Avro aviation company, as a contemporary of the Handley Page Halifax. Both bombers were ...
Aircraft

Early WW2 Light Fighter – Bomber – The Bristol Blenheim

The Bristol Blenheim was originally intended as a British light bomber aircraft designed and built by the Bristol Aeroplane Company which was ...
Me Bf109 Aircraft

The Luftwaffe’s mainstay fighter – Messerschmitt Bf 109

The Luftwaffe’s mainstay fighter – Messerschmitt Bf 109 The mainstay of the Luftwaffe at the outbreak of war in 1939, the Messerschmitt ...
Mustang P51 Aircraft

North American P51 Mustang

The North American Aviation P-51 Mustang is an American long-range, single-seat fighter and fighter-bomber used during World War II and the Korean War, among other conflicts. The Mustang was designed in ...
Scroll to Top