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What was better Bf 109 or Fw 190?

What was better Bf 109 or Fw 190?

The Fw 190 had greater firepower than the Bf 109 and, at low to medium altitude, superior manoeuvrability, in the opinion of German pilots who flew both fighters. It was regarded as one of the best fighter planes of World War II.

How good is Fw 190?

The Focke-Wulf FW-190 not only was a superb daytime fighter but was also used extensively as a night fighter, interceptor, and ground attack aircraft on the Eastern, Western, and Italian Fronts. The introduction of the FW-190 changed the capability of the Luftwaffe’s combat operations.

What does Fw 190 stand for?

Focke-Wulf 190
Fw 190, abbreviation of Focke-Wulf 190, German fighter aircraft that was second in importance only to the Bf 109 during World War II.

What was the Fw 190 A-5 used for?

The Fw 190 A-5/U2 was a modification of the Fw 190 A-5 used for ground attack during the night. Tests conducted in June 1943 were carried out with fairings attached to the engine cowling in order to dampen and obscure the exhaust flames, hiding the airplane in the night sky.

What was the speed of the 190 a 5?

FW 190 A-5 Performance FW 190 A-5 Performance, wartime flight tests and reports of FW 190 A-5 aircraft. FW 190 A-5 Performance Summary Horizontalgeschwindigkeit über der Flughöhe, Normaljäger Fw 190 A-5 20.10.1943 Level Speed: MPH / km/h 352 mph at Sea Level 567 at 0 meters 408 mph at 20,669′ 656 at 6.3 km Steiggeschwindigkeit u.

When did the Focke Wulf Fw 190 come out?

When it first entered combat, the Focke-Wulf was the most advanced radial engine fighter in the world. Its appearance in the fall of 1941 was a rude awakening for Allied designers and pilots. The new German plane was an ideal dogfighter—fast, light, and small.

How tall is the Fw 190 A-5 War Thunder?

Flight performance Characteristics Max Speed (km/h at 6,300 m) Max Speed (km/h at 6,300 m) Max altitude (metres) Turn time (seconds) AB RB AB RB AB Stock 636 615 10300 22.7 Upgraded 687 660 10300 20.3