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  Fieseler Fi 156 -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Fieseler's entry was the most advanced in terms of STOL performance, by far.
Fieseler then offered the Fi 156B model which allowed for the retraction of the leading edge slats and a number of minor aerodynamic cleanups, boosting the speed to 208 km/h (130 mph).
When the main Fieseler plant switched to building Bf 109s in 1943, Storch production was shifted to the (additional info and facts about Mráz) Mráz factory in (A former republic in central Europe; divided into Czech Republic and Slovakia in 1993) Czechoslovakia.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/f/fi/fieseler_fi_156.htm   (765 words)

  
 Fieseler Fi 156   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Fieseler Fi 156 Storch (stork) was a small liaison aircraft built by Fieseler during World War II, and production continued in other countries into the 1950s for the private market.
Fieseler then offered the 'Fi 156B'\ model which allowed for the retraction of the leading edge slats and a number of minor aerodynamic cleanups, boosting the speed to 208km/h (130 mph).
A total of about 2,900 Fi 156s, mostly Cs, were produced from 1937 to 1945.
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/fieseler_fi_156   (673 words)

  
 Osprey - The Demodernization of the German Army in World War 2
In September 1939 the authorized strength of a panzer division included 328 tanks, reduced to 165 by 1943 and to just 54 in 1945.
The war ended before this could be effected, some formations fighting on at about 1944 establishment, many others reduced to fighting on foot.
For instance, the French aviation industry was brought under German control to manufacture, among other types, Fieseler Fi-156 Storch spotter/liaison aircraft and parts for the Junkers Ju-52.
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 Matt Klaene
Germans also changed the way war was fought by the creation of guided missiles or rockets.
One of the guided missiles is the Fieseler FI-103 (v-1), which is a surface to surface missile.
The V-1 has a span of about 17 feet and a length of 25 feet.
www.nku.edu /~eng/02/luftwaffe2.htm   (2453 words)

  
 Heinkel He 111   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The first of the pathfinder versions had the designation He 111H-14, and when converted later to serve as a glider tug was redesignated He 111H-14/R2.
The He 111H-22 was equipped to carry a Fieseler Fi 103 (V-1) missile beneath each wing, and the final H-series variant was the He 111H- 23 paratroop transport with 1,776 hp (1324 kW) Jumo 213A-1 engines.
Produced in parallel with the F-series, the He 111J-0 and He 111J-1 were intended as torpedo-bombers and powered by 950 hp (708 kW) DB 600CG engines, but the He 111J-1 production aircraft, of which about 88 were built, were equipped as bombers.
www.kotfsc.com /aviation/he-111.htm   (2041 words)

  
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Finnish Air Force Strength, november 1939 Fokker C.X 29 Fokker C.V 7 Fieseler Fi.156 Storch 2 Blackburn Ripon 8 Junkers K.43 7 VL Saaski 3 VL Kotka 1 Fokker D.XXI 36 De Havilland Moth 3 Bristol Bulldog 10 Bristol Blenheim 16 --G-------------------------------------------------------------------------- Genie, AIR-2A An air-to-air rocket, unguided, with a 1.5kT nuclear warhead.
V-1 Fieseler Fi 103 flying bomb with pulse-jet engine.
Also know as Fi 103 or FZG 76.The V-1 pulse-jet powered flying bomb and the V-2 ballistic missile.
ibiblio.org /pub/academic/history/marshall/military/airforce/weird.txt   (5976 words)

  
 Military and Civil Aircraft - F86 Sabre Jet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The little fighter was armed with six 12.7 millimeter (0.50 caliber) Browning machine guns, arranged with three guns on each side of the nose.
The fighter featured wingtip drop tanks, with a capacity of 625 liters (165 US gallons) each, though as it turned out the wing wasn't rigid enough to handle them.
The FJ-1 had an interesting feature in that it could "kneel" down on its nosewheel.
www.militaryfactory.com /aircraft/detail.asp?aircraft_id=120   (6499 words)

  
 Up From Kitty Hawk
German commandos, led by Capt. Otto Skorzeny, help Italian dictator Benito Mussolini break out of a hotel in Gran Sasso where he is being held prisoner.
Skorzeny and Il Duce escape in a Fieseler Fi-156 Storch observation airplane.
P-47s with belly tanks go the whole distance with Eighth Air Force bombers for a raid on Emden, Germany.
www.afa.org /magazine/KittyHawkNew/1934_1943.html   (9749 words)

  
 Revell - WWII Historic Aviation Revell - WWII Historic Aviation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Scale 1:32 No. of parts 283 Length 597 mm Wingspan 366 mm Level 5 requires the highest level of modelling skill, with over 150 parts for gluing and painting. Colours: 30 65 76 91 301 302 330 350
Model details Scale 1:32 No. of parts 165
Length 544 mm Wingspan 351 mm Level 5 requires the highest level of modelling skill, with over 150 parts for gluing and painting. Colours: 99 302 310 330 364 371 374
hobbies-plus.co.uk /acatalog/Revell___WWII_Historic_Aviation.html   (497 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Timeline of jet power
October: The Bell XP-59 flies, powered by a General Electric Type 1/W.1
The Fieseler Fi 103 V-1 pulsejet-powered cruise missile flies for the first time
Armstrong Whitworth starts work on an axial-flow design, the ASX
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/Timeline_of_jet_power   (3358 words)

  
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