Aircraft of the Luftwaffe Fighter Aces Vol. I

Title – Aircraft of the Luftwaffe Fighter Aces Vol. I

Author – Bernd Barbas


Bernd Barbas has being able to bring together a wide range of detailed and very interesting black & white and colour photograph. These cover the many Aces of the Luftwaffe during WW2. Set out in unit by unit format, with some unit history and photo text, this book is a good reference material for Luftwaffe enthusiasts seeking to gain detail on how aces marked their aircraft with kills.The volume also examines the aces aircraft which they flew in combat or training operations. There are many helpful notes on the various paint schemes used.


This volume covers the Luftwaffe units of JG 1 Oesau, JG 2 Richthofen, JG 3 Udet, JG 4, JG 5 Eismeer, JG 6 Horst Wessel, JG 7 Nowotny, JG 11, JG 26 Schlageter, JG 27, JV 44, JG 51 Mölders, and JG 52. Aircraft covered include BF-109s, FW-190s, ME-262, HE-162 and more.

Book detail

ISBN13: 9780887407512

Size: 8 1/2″ x 11″ | 0 |

Pages: 208 pages

Binding: hard cover

Available direct from Schifferbooks at for $49.95 US plus postage.