Aircraft Photo of 140312 | Arado Ar-234B-2 Blitz | Germany - Air Force | AirHistory.net #19620
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:140312
Other Marks:F1-GS
Aircraft Original Type:Arado Ar-234
Aircraft Generic Type:Arado Ar-234
Aircraft Version:Arado Ar-234B-2 Blitz
Operator / Titles:Germany - Air Force
C/n (msn):140312
Location
City / Airport:Washington - Dulles InternationalMap
Region / Country:Virginia, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KIAD   IATA: IAD   Local: IAD   Other: -
 
Photo Date:17 April 2013
Photo by:Richard Vandervord
Photo ID: 19620
Photo Comment

This exceptional exhibit is the only remaining example of the world's first operational jet-powered bomber. Although some 210 were built in the late stages of WWII, few entered service; those that did proved almost impossible to intercept. Behind is the similarly extraordinary Dornier 335

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