Striking by Night
Focke Wulf Fw 190
Introduced during the war the Fw 190 was a most advanced fighter aircraft. Many were pressed into defending Germany from day and night bomber raids. The late war version of the Fw 190 was considered to be the best German piston-engine fighter of the war.
Focke-Wulf Fw 190D-9 (“Dora-9”) Type Fighter Wingspan 10.5 metres Length 10.2 metres Engines Junkers Jumo 213A-1 engines of 1,776 horsepower Armament Two 20-millimetre cannon; two 13-millimetre machine-guns Crew One