Aircraft Photo of 120227 | Heinkel He 162A-2 Volksjager | Germany - Air Force | #33795
Registration / Serial:120227
Military Code:2
Aircraft Original Type:Heinkel He 162 Volksjager
Aircraft Generic Type:Heinkel He 162 Volksjager
Aircraft Version:Heinkel He 162A-2 Volksjager
C/n (msn):120227
Operator / Titles:Germany - Air Force
City / Airport:Hendon (closed)Map
Region / Country:England, United Kingdom
Airport Codes:None
Collection:RAF Museum Hendon / London
Photo Date:13 April 2010
Photo by:Mick Bajcar
Photo ID: 33795
Photo Comment

A magnificent exhibit, stunning. This aircraft was captured by the RAF in Leck in Germany towards the end of WWII. it was evaluated by the RAF and assigned the British serial VN679 in November 1945. Due to the shortage of metal towards the end of the war, the aircraft was built largely of wood.

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