No. 1426 (Enemy Aircraft) Flight RAF

RAF Flight Which Evaluated Captured German Aircraft in World War Two

 

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22 February 1945.Captured German aircraft of No. 1426 (Enemy Aircraft Circus) Flight at Collyweston, Northamptonshire, undergoing maintenance; Focke Wulf Fw 190A-3, PN999, undergoes an engine service while airmen re-paint the wings of Junkers JU 88S-1, TS472. 

(photograph courtesy of the Imperial War Museum)

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Charles McCain

Charles McCain is a Washington DC based freelance journalist and novelist. He is the author of "An Honorable German," a World War Two naval epic. You can read more of his work on his website: http://charlesmccain.com/