V-1 Flying Bomb

Guttman, Jon
June 2009
Military History;Jun/Jul2009, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p23
The article presents information on the Nazi cruise missile V-1 Flying Bomb. It was developed at Peenemünde, Germany by Fieseler engineer Robert Lusser and Argus engineer Fritz Gosslau. The Fieseler Fi 103 was a jet-powered guide bomb which had the familiar moniker of Vergeltungswaffe or vengeance weapon 1. More than 8,000 V-1 bombs were dispatched by the Germans against London, England during World War II.


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