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[[File:Heinkel-he-162-a-2-spatz-120076_Canada_-_sold.jpg|thumb|right|300px|none|120076 in original markings. (CASM Photo via Luftwaffe Warplane Survivors).]]
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'''Werk Nr 120076''' was a [[:Category:Heinkel He-162|Heinkel He162A-2]]
 
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|caption=120076 in original markings.<ref>CASM Photo via Luftwaffe Warplane Survivors</ref>
 
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=History=
 
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Operated as "Yellow 4" by JG1,<ref name="LEMB Archive">{{LEMB Archive}}</ref> 120076 was captured at Leck, and designated '''Air Min 59.'''<ref name="Luftwaffe Warplane Survivors">{{Luftwaffe Warplane Survivors}}</ref> Allocated serial '''VH523,''' it was shipped to Canada and placed on static display at the Canadian national Aeronautical Collection, Ottawa,<ref name="LEMB Archive"/> until it was traded to Aero Vintage in the UK for a Bristol Fighter (G-AANM, D-7889) in December 2006.<ref name="Luftwaffe Warplane Survivors"/>
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Operated by JG1 as '''Yellow 4'''<ref name="LEMB Archive">{{LEMB Archive}}</ref> this aircraft was among those captured at Leck. Initially designated '''Air Min 59''', it later became '''VH523'''.<ref name="Luftwaffe Warplane Survivors">{{Luftwaffe Warplane Survivors}}</ref>
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Following it's capture, 120076 was shipped to Canada, and placed on static display at the Canadian national Aeronautical Collection, Ottawa,<ref name="LEMB Archive"/> until it was traded to Aero Vintage in the UK for a Bristol Fighter (G-AANM, D-7889) in December 2006.<ref name="Luftwaffe Warplane Survivors"/> Currently Werk Nr 120076 is displayed in the Deutsches Technikmuseum in Berlin, Germany.<ref>http://www.sdtb.de/Medieninfo-Heinkel-He-162.1921.0.html</ref>
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Latest revision as of 22:05, 21 September 2018

History[]

Operated by JG1 as Yellow 4[2] this aircraft was among those captured at Leck. Initially designated Air Min 59, it later became VH523.[3]

Following it's capture, 120076 was shipped to Canada, and placed on static display at the Canadian national Aeronautical Collection, Ottawa,[2] until it was traded to Aero Vintage in the UK for a Bristol Fighter (G-AANM, D-7889) in December 2006.[3] Currently Werk Nr 120076 is displayed in the Deutsches Technikmuseum in Berlin, Germany.[4]


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