By Robert Forsyth
The Heinkel He 111 was once the main recognizable German bomber airplane of global conflict 2. This publication kinds a heavyweight learn of its improvement and operational background, exploring the various editions of this recognized and long-serving Luftwaffe bomber plane. The textual content is illustrated via a number of hundred infrequent pictures, manufacturer's guide information, scale line drawings and particularly commissioned colour art.
The He 111 was once a mainstay of the Luftwaffe bomber strength. Rugged and versatile, it first observed operational deployments within the Spanish Civil warfare with the Legion Condor within the past due Nineteen Thirties, and thus in global battle 2. It used to be used on each conflict entrance, from the early Blitzkrieg campaigns of 1939/40 via to the Mediterranean and the monstrous theater that used to be Russia. The allure of the He 111 as a strive against plane -especially to modellers- is because of its largely dispersed provider and as such, its variations and the wide variety of armament and kit with which they have been equipped in addition to their numerous markings and camouflage schemes are covered.
This ebook represents the one so much finished learn of the He 111 ever published.