By David Williams
In the fashion of the winning Jagdwaffe sequence, which focused on German day combatants, this concludes a two-part background of the Nachtjager, the Luftwaffe's nightfighter strength, in international battle II. The Luftwaffe used many airplane within the nightfighter function, essentially to strive against RAF Bomber Command's nocturnal heavy bombing raids opposed to German goals from 1940/1 onwards. each side engaged in a 'cat and mouse' improvement of plane enhancement, guns, information structures and radar. during this quantity, the later types of the Ju88G, Fw a hundred ninety 'Wild Sau', Do 217, Me 262, Ta 154 and others are tested intensive. The textual content is observed through quite a lot of photos, a lot of that are released right here for the 1st time, including colour profiles and biographies of most sensible nightfighter aces. This quantity and its predecessor, released in July 2005, will give you the modeler and historian with an in depth exam of the Nachtjager forces deployed through the Luftwaffe through the battle and may be required examining for all drawn to the topic of the nightly battles over the skies of the Reich in the course of the clash.