Soviet Me 163B

Probably the best photo of the Soviet Me 163B. The presence of the DF loop on the spine is remarkable. In the 'Red Luftwaffe' article the photo was shown mirrored, but the presence of the pitot tube, and the absence of canopy hinges shows that this really is the left side.

Source: 'Red Luftwaffe' article in Flypast, April 1990 issue

Scan courtesy of Shamus Reddin of the Walter HWK 109-509 Site

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