The Horten Brothers Reimar and Walther were German aircraft pilots and enthusiasts.they had little,formal training in aeronautics or related fields, the Hortens designed some of the most advanced aircraft of the 1940s, including the world's first jet-powered flying wing, the Horten Ho 229.and workt and made preparations for many other designs their admiration of German avant-aircraft designer Alexander Lippisch, led the Hortens to experimenting with alternative airframes
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 Horten H.IX, RLM designation Ho 229 was a German prototype fighter/bomber designed by Reimar and Walter Horten and built by Gothaer Waggonfabrik late in World War II. It was the first pure flying wing powered by jet engines.