Aviation Photo #0893093 Messerschmitt Me-163B-1a Komet - Germany - Air Force

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The world's only operational rocket-powered interceptor, the unique Me 163 was the fastest aircraft of WW2. Its wheels dropped off after take-off, and on landing the aircraft would glide on a retractable skid. Seen here at the Museum of Flight, East Fortune.
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    Malcolm Clarke
    Germany - Air Force
    Messerschmitt Me-163B-1a Komet
    Messerschmitt Me-163 Komet
    Messerschmitt Me-163 Komet
    Messerschmitt
    191659
    191659
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    East Fortune
    Scotland
    United Kingdom
    June 6, 1993
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Anonymous
12 years ago
Great

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