An Online Plane Museum
🌎What was the first manmade object in orbit? If you guesses Sputnik, you’d be wrong! It was actually an object launched by the US exactly one month and eight days earlier! Read more in this article by Ed Jackson #aviation #aviationhistory #space #coldwar
🇩🇪In the late 30s, Germany's Kreigsmarine was slated to receive its first aircraft carrier in the form of the Graf Zeppelin. A torpedo bomber was needed specifically for carrier-based operations. Fieseler was tasked with building the aircraft. With good performance and foldable wings, the handful of Fi 167 that were built would go on to be handed down to Croatian and Yugoslav air forces. Read more in this article by Marko P. with illustrations by Ed Jackson #history #nazi #aviation #wwii
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