Messerschmitt Me 163B Komet: Lights & Swadows

Messerschmitt Me 163B Komet: Lights & Swadows

In the Komet we have a highly advanced airframe fighter design equipped with a very bold rocket engine, but we also have questionable -even dangerous- operational capacities and a serious waste of resources for the results it obtained in battle.

I’ve always found comical in this neat highly streamlined aircraft the presence in the nose of the “Seppler Screw” (it powered the electrical generator). Even General Galland had a belly laugh when he saw it.

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