: Jagdgeschwader Germany’s Elite Rocket Fighters (Aviation Elite Units) (): Stephen Ransom, Hans-Hermann Cammann, Jim . Jagdgeschwader Geschwaderkommodoren: Maj Wolfgang Späte, – Stab: Formed in Brandis. Disbanded Bases. I. Gruppe (1. – 2. staffeln). 1./JG was formed in Wittmundhafen from /JG1. Stab I. and 2./JG was formed in Venlo. The first Me was.

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A great reference book or a good recreational read.


Cyrus marked it as to-read Feb 12, All revenue goes to group funds. Other books in this series. Also delete all posts by this user. To learn about how we use cookies and how you can manage cookie preferencesplease refer to our Privacy and Cookie Policy.

By 24 Jagdgeschawder JG had eleven serviceable Me s available, but was short of competent pilots to fly them. Love the subject matter. Learn more about Amazon Prime.

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I cannot in good conscience recommend this book, unless you’re perhaps buying a used copy at a substantial discount. Aviation Elite Units Book 37 Paperback: The book describes the development of this weapon, how units were organized, its record.


By using this site, 40 agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. His interest in the history of British and German aviation has led him to write a number of books over the past 20 years. Baron Munchausen ‘ s cannonball ride. A very interesting feature of the book is that includes ample pilot debriefing reports of combat missions, both from the Luftwaffe as well as from the USAAF or RAF whenever possible, as to have information from both the pilots that flew the Komet and the pilot that faced them off.

Jagdgeschwader 400: Germany’s Elite Rocket Fighters

Flight testing was well underway by Juli in Brandis aus dem Ausbildungskommando des Erprobungskommandos jagdggeschwader aufgestellt. This book looks at the aircraft itself and how it evolved from prototype to combat aircraft, EKdo 16’s organization, which preceded and made possible the organization of JG and the combat experiences of each of the unit’s squadrons.

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. When the Komet flew under the bomber, the shadow of the aircraft above triggered the photocell and the mortar rounds were fired. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. The whole combat history of this unique point-defense interceptor is covered by this book of the Aviation Elite Series as it only served with JG The cover illustration indicates how strange the structure of this fighter was compared with others of the era.


JG was one of many measures Germany desperately turned to in order to deal with the Anglo-American bomber campaign which was hammering the Nazi heartland day and night from on.

Nobody has said anything yet Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Allied fighter formations countered the Komet in several ways; the extremely short endurance was soon noted, and once in a glide the Komet was highly vulnerable to any escort fighter. English Choose a language for shopping. Nagdgeschwader 52 John Weal.

jagdgeschwadr Aviation Elite Units 1 – 10 of 41 books. Review quote “The book provides a goodly number of photos of the aircraft and pilots who flew the plane.