Focke-Wulf Fw 189 1.(H)/31 (5D+FH) Smolensk 1941 01

Profile 00: This artist profile is of a Luftwaffe Aufklarer Focke-Wulf Fw 189A Uhu (Owl) operated by 1.(H)/31 Recon Group, coded 5D+FH Smolensk 1941.

Focke-Wulf Fw 189 1.(H)/31 (5D+KH) Smolensk 1941 01

Photo 01-02: This photograph is of a Luftwaffe Aufklarer Focke-Wulf Fw 189A Uhu (Owl) operated by 1.(H)/31 Recon Group, Russia 1941-1944.

Focke-Wulf Fw 189 1.(H)/31 (5D+FH) Smolensk 1941 01

Profile 00: This artist profile is of a Luftwaffe Aufklarer Focke-Wulf Fw 189A Uhu (Owl) operated by 1.(H)/31 Recon Group, coded 5D+FH Smolensk 1941.

Focke-Wulf Fw 189 1.(H)/31 (5D+KH) Smolensk 1941 01

Photo 01-02: This photograph is of a Luftwaffe Aufklarer Focke-Wulf Fw 189A Uhu (Owl) operated by 1.(H)/31 Recon Group, Russia 1941-1944.

Focke-Wulf Fw 189 2(H)./31 (5D+CK) Smolensk 1943

Photo's showing the pilots getting the aircraft ready for another mission still having time time to pose for a photo as it might be their last! Focke-Wulf Fw 189A 2(H)./31 close up of the emblem and men in black as they load the aircraft with bombs Eastern Front 1943

Profile 00: This IL2 skin profile is of a Luftwaffe Aufklarer Focke-Wulf Fw 189A Uhu (Owl) operated by 2.(H)/31, coded 5D+CK 2. Staffel(H)/31. In January 1943 this Fw 189A-2 was operating as part of Luftwaffekommando in support of Army Group A in the region around Rostov. It would soon form part of a general German retreat from the Caucasus.

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Focke-Wulf Fw 189A-2 Uhu (Owl) operated by 1.(H)/AufklGr 31 (Recon Group), Smolensk (1941), Demjansk (1942), Dno (1943) and Bromberg (1944).

    Bibliography: +

  • Brown, Capt. Eric (CBE, DSC, AFC, RN) (1978). Wings of the Luftwaffe. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co. ISBN 0-385-13521-1.
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  • Green, William; Swanborough, Gordon (September–December 1988). "Das Fliegende Auge... Focke Wulf's Versatile Owl". Air Enthusiast. Bromley, UK: Fine Scroll (Thirty-seven): 25–38. ISSN 0143-5450.
  • Kucera, Pavel (1996). Focke-Wulf Fw 189 (in Czech and English). Prague, CZ: MBI. ISBN 80-901263-6-7.
  • Punka, George (1993). Focke-Wulf Fw 189 in Action (Aircraft Number 142). Carrollton, TX: Squadron/Signal. ISBN 0-89747-310-8.
  • Smith, J Richard (1973). Focke-Wulf, an Aircraft Album. Shepperton, Surrey, UK: Ian Allan. ISBN 0-7110-0425-0.
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  •     Magazine References: +

    • Airfix Magazines (English) - http://www.airfix.com/
    • Avions (French) - http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique10.html
    • FlyPast (English) - http://www.flypast.com/
    • Flugzeug Publikations GmbH (German) - http://vdmedien.com/flugzeug-publikations-gmbh-hersteller_verlag-vdm-heinz-nickel-33.html
    • Flugzeug Classic (German) - http://www.flugzeugclassic.de/
    • Klassiker (German) - http://shop.flugrevue.de/abo/klassiker-der-luftfahrt
    • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://boutique.editions-lariviere.fr/site/abonnement-le-fana-de-l-aviation-626-4-6.html
    • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://www.pdfmagazines.org/tags/Le+Fana+De+L+Aviation/
    • Osprey (English) - http://www.ospreypublishing.com/
    • Revi Magazines (Czech) - http://www.revi.cz/

        Web References: +

    • Hecklafette 15A & B (manual). Scribd. for the Fw 189's rear gun turret.
    • Wikipedia.org - Wikimedia Commons has media related to Focke-Wulf Fw 189

This webpage was updated 5th January 2017