Operated with Jordanian from June 1992 to September 1997. In the late 60s and early 70s it had also flown as British Eagle, BOAC and British Airways. After that it operated for several African airlines followed by BIAC of Belgium as OO-CDE from October 1988 to January 1991. Following its time with Jordanian it joined the Argentine Air Force as LV-WXL. Believed to have retired late 2005.
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.