Title: Rocket Fighter, The Story of the ME 163
Publication Date: 1963
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., London. The story of the German ME-163. The ME-163 was a rocket powered aircraft designed as a small fighter. Upon take off the wheels, on a dolly, dropped off the aircraft, after the motor ran out the pilot glided the aricraft back and landed on a skid. Written by one of the German test pilots, while a new technology the ME-163 was also dangerous to its pilots. Forward by German Ace Aldoph Galland. Very good copy of the first English edition in a good+ dust jacket. The dust jacket has some minor edge wear. 161 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 38409
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