Cutaway Thursday: Focke Wulf Ta.183

Grandpappy to the F-86 and MiG-15:



More here and here.



Filed under Aeronautical Engineering, Air Force, Airplanes

3 responses to “Cutaway Thursday: Focke Wulf Ta.183

  1. Bill Brandt

    Looks a lot more like the MiG than the F86. I guess the miG can trace it’s lineage to Rolls Royce (for giving them the engine) and Kurt Tank?

  2. virgil xenophon

    Bill, you beat me to the punch re the Mig 15 bit–especially as the 86 used an axial-flow engine allowing for the slimmer fuselage.. BTW, Spill, FWIW a great source of advanced Nazi German projects/designs is the website Luft ’46.

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