Luftwaffe Fighter Ace: From the Eastern Front to the Defense of the Homeland

Luftwaffe Fighter Ace: From the Eastern Front to the Defense of the Homeland

by Norbert Hanning
     
 

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  • Action-packed memoir of aerial combat
  • Inside the cockpits of Bf 109, Fw 190, and Me 262 fighters
  • Candid photos taken by the author himself

    Norbert Hanning remembers an attack on a Soviet bomber: "I side-slipped down towards his tail, got in close behind him, and aimed at his two starboard engines. Pieces flew off his wing as my shells struck home.

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    Overview

  • Action-packed memoir of aerial combat
  • Inside the cockpits of Bf 109, Fw 190, and Me 262 fighters
  • Candid photos taken by the author himself

    Norbert Hanning remembers an attack on a Soviet bomber: "I side-slipped down towards his tail, got in close behind him, and aimed at his two starboard engines. Pieces flew off his wing as my shells struck home. Bright flames streamed from his engines . . . an inferno erupted as his wing tanks went up."

  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780811744485
    Publisher:
    Stackpole Books
    Publication date:
    09/17/2009
    Series:
    Stackpole Military History Series
    Sold by:
    Barnes & Noble
    Format:
    NOOK Book
    Sales rank:
    873,508
    File size:
    5 MB

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