May 29th, 1935 & 1940 – First Flights of Enemies

The Messerschmitt Bf 109, sometimes incorrectly called the Me 109 (most often by Allied pilots and aircrew), is a German World War II fighter aircraft designed by Willy Messerschmitt and Robert Lusser during the early to mid-1930s. Its first flight was on May 29th, 1935. The “Bf 109” Designation was issued by the German ministry of […]

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