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Enforcing these laws on governments and citizens that are passionate about their current level of media and speech freedom would result in wars. The countries, whether it be governments or citizens, would fight back. This achieves the opposite of the United Nations goals, which is to encourage world peace. More

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Messerschmitt Bf109E 'Emil'   (click here to open a new window with this photo in computer wallpaper format)

The Messerschmitt Bf often called Me was a German World War II fighter aircraft designed by Willy Messerschmitt and Robert Lusser during the e.

Germany spent the 1930’s hiding their aeronautical achievements in the form of civilian looking planes. During the Battle of Britain, the Me 109 was Germany’s main escort.

Russell Aviation Groups rare Messerschmitt Bf being flown by Walter Eichorn, over Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. The Bf 109 is powered by a rare Daimler Benz and is painted in Hans-Joachim Marseilles colors as White

The Russian women who piloted those planes, onetime crop dusters, took it as a compliment. In 30,000 missions over four years, they dumped 23,000 tons of bombs on the German invaders, ultimately helping to chase them back to Berlin. Any German pilot who downed a “witch” was awarded an Iron Cross.

Nadezhda Popova, WWII ‘Night Witch,’ Dies at 91

Nadezhda Popova, who has died aged was a member of an elite corps of Soviet women — known as the “Night Witches” — who fought as bomber pilots in the air war against Germany, and the only one to win three Orders of the Patriotic War for bravery.

Luftwaffe Jets  Me 163 / He 162 / Me 262

Unmanned drone makes first landing on US Navy aircraft carrier (VIDEO)

The London sky after a bombing and dogfight between British and German planes in 1940

Once You See These Rare Historical Photos, You’ll Never Forget Them, Especially #14

Picture showing the dogfight between German and British planes, and The London sky after a bombing in the year 1940

The evolution of the Nazi's war planes throughout World War 2. Germany had a solid air force.

The evolution of the Nazi's war planes throughout World War Germany had a solid air force.

Natalya Fyodorovna Meklin (born Kravtsova) -1922–2005 - was a much decorated World War II combat pilot in one of the three women-only Soviet air regiments. They were nicknamed the 'Night Witches' by their German opponents. Born in the Ukraine,   in 1940 she joined the glider school at the Kiev Young Pioneer Palace. In 1942 when she was 19, she joined the Night Witches, piloting a Polikarpov Po-2 light bomber, and by the end of the war had flown 980 night missions.

"Katya Budanova (Катя Буданова), was a fighter pilot in the Soviet Air Force during World War II. With 11 air victories, she was one of the world's two female fighter aces along with Lydia Litvyak." She chose fighter ace over fashion model, apparently.

Focke Wulf Ta152. The Focke-Wulf Ta 152 was a World War IIGerman high-altitude fighter-interceptordesigned by Kurt Tank and produced byFocke-Wulf. The Ta 152 was a development of the Focke-Wulf Fw 190 aircraft. It was intended to be made in at least three versions—the Ta 152H Höhenjäger ("high-altitude fighter"), the Ta 152C designed for medium-altitude operations and ground-attack using a different engine and smaller wing, and the Ta 152E fighter-reconnaissance aircraft with the engine of…

British-captured Ta 152 Werknummer scrapped / The Focke-Wulf Ta 152 was a World War II German high-altitude fighter-interceptor designed by Kurt Tank and produced by Focke-Wulf. The Ta 152 was a development of the Focke-Wulf Fw 190 aircraft.

Junkers Ju 52/3m №:1Z+BC Stab II./K.G.z.b.V.1 Битва за Британию 1940

Junkers Ju 52/3m №:1Z+BC Stab II./K.G.z.b.V.1 Битва за Британию 1940