Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

One-half right front view of US captured Messerschmitt Me 262A-1a Schwalbe (US designation FE-110) on the ground. Aircraft was flown with Watson's Whizzers as 777 "Doris/Jabo Bait". No Werke Nummer was recorded for this aircraft.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Airplanes, Military
  • Messerschmitt 262 (Jet fighter plane)
  • Military Aircraft
  • World War, 1939-1945

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

United States Army Air Forces

Date

1945

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-00072293