Aviation Photo #2638951 Arado Ar-234B-2 Blitz - Germany - Air Force

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The Ar-234 Blitz was the first operational jet bomber and reconnaissance aircraft. It's first combat mission, a reccie over the Allied beachhead in Normandy, took place on 2nd August, 1944. Although less famous than the Me-262, the Ar-234s that reached Luftwaffe units provided excellent service. On display at the Udvar-Hazy Center, this is the sole surviving Ar 234 B-2 and served with bomber unit KG76 from Dec. 1944 to May 1945 when British forces captured it in Norway.
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    Alastair T. Gardiner
    Germany - Air Force
    Arado Ar-234B-2 Blitz
    Arado Ar-234
    Arado Ar-234
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    140312
    F1-GS
    Washington - Dulles International
    Virginia
    USA
    April 8, 2015
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