The Henschel Hs129 took the German philosophy of an aerial tank to its conclusion. Heavily armed and armoured, the aircraft suffered from a lack of agility and view for the pilot. It did however have marginal success over North Africa and the Soviet Union. This is a Hs129B-2.
Original Painting. Gouache on Illustration Board. Originally used as an Illustration in Aviation History Part-work.
Image Size:295mm X 240mm. Unframed.