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Secret Weapons of the Luftwaffe

LUFTWAFFE SECRET WEAPONS
Our list of proposed aircraft projects from the German Luftwaffe of WW2 grows with new entries.

Picture of the de Havilland DH.108 Swallow research aircraft
Pioneering high-speed jet-powered flight required risky aircraft like the de Havilland DH.108 Swallow
Picture of the Soviet CHDB A-90 Orlyonok Ekranoplan ground effect aircraft
Another ground effect Ekranoplan system for the Soviet Navy - the CHDB A-90 Orlyonok
Picture of the Boeing Bird of Prey technology demonstrator
A 1990s test aircraft for all things stealth - the Boeing Bird of Prey demonstrator
Picture of the Soviet Alekseyev I-211 jet-powered fighter
A little-known post-World War 2 Soviet jet-powered fighter - the Alekseyev I-211
Picture of the Royal Danish Navy HDMS Iver Huitfeldt F361 air defense missile frigate
Following the Absalon-class design for the Royal Danish Navy was the Iver Huitfeldt group of air defense frigates
Picture of the German SdKfz 123 Panzerspahwagen II Luchs reconnaissance fast tank
One of the more advanced forms of the Panzer II became the Panzerspahwagen II Luchs fast reconnaissance tank
Picture of the British Guy Armored Car
This British Army scout car of World War 2 - the Guy Armored Car - was limited in production but helped to further another line
Picture of the British Vickers Mk II light tank
The Vickers Mk II Light Tank model served as an interwar design to further British Army interests
Picture of the Curtiss XP-62 fighter prototype
One of the final Curtiss wartime fighter submissions - the ultimately abandoned XP-62