Junkers Ju 87-D 'Stuka', c 1939.

Junkers Ju 87-D 'Stuka', c 1939.
Model of Junkers Ju 87-D aircraft, scale 1:24. A new method of aerial warfare was demonstrated by the German Luftwaffe in 1939. Advancing Panzer divisions had the close cooperation of dive bombers to blast away at enemy defenses. The aircraft used for this work was the Junkers Ju 87 Sturzkampfflugzeug, or Stuka. it was particularly effective in the German offensives in Poland and France and in the initial campaigns on the Russian front.
 
Currently on display in:
Flight
Year made :
c 1939
Inventory number :
1963-22