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La Luftwaffe / C. Bekker ; pról. de Paul Diechmann. Article with 4 Reads. Cajus Bekker. Abstract. Traducción de: Angriffshöhe Do you want to read the rest . The Luftwaffe war diaries [by] Cajus Bekker; translated from the German and edited by Frank Ziegler. by Cajus Bekker La Luftwaffe. by Cajus Bekker. Iron Cross · House Order of Hohenzollern · Pour le Mérite · Pilot/Observer Badge in Gold with Diamonds; Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross. Ernst Udet (26 April – 17 November ) was a German pilot and air force general by Udet had risen to the post of Director-General of Equipment for the Luftwaffe.

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Retrieved 27 February Udet engaged in hunting while in Africa. Udet’s stunt pilot work in films took him bemker California. After watching him shoot down an artillery spotter by frontal attack, Richthofen gave Udet command of Jasta 11von Richthofen’s former squadron luftaaffe. Write a customer review. Udet had no real interest in this job, especially the bureaucracy of it, and the pressure led to him developing an addiction to alcoholdrinking large amounts of brandy and cognac.

Be the first to review this item Would you like to tell us about a lower price? On his return the Englishman said, “I would never forgive myself for disappointing such hosts”; the English flyer did escape later from another unit. Udet received his civilian pilot’s license at the end of April and was immediately accepted by the Imperial German Air Service.

Ein Film vom Opfergeist der deutschen Jugendplayed a youth who lost his pilot father in World War I and was befriended and encouraged by Udet, his idol.


His harness caught on the rudder and he had to break off the rudder tip to escape. He appeared with Leni Riefenstahl in three films: These efforts were good publicity for Udet. After the structural failure of the Aviatik csjus caused Udet and Justinius to go down, and a similar incident in which Leutnant Winter and Vizefeldwebel Preiss lost their lives, the Aviatik B was retired from active service. Udet saw Guynemer and they circled each other, looking for an opening and testing luftwafffe other’s turning abilities.

Udet piloted one of them, which survived the war and is now on display in bskker Polish Aviation Museum. Influential in the adoption of dive bombing techniques as well as the Stuka dive bomber, by Udet had risen to the post of Director-General of Equipment for the Luftwaffe.

The marriage is believed to have ended due to Udet having had many affairs.

This page was last edited on 27 Novemberat By he had, through his political connections, been placed in command of the T-Amt the development wing of the Reichsluftfahrtministerium of the Reich Air Ministry.

Gontermann lingered for 24 hours without awakening and Udet later remarked, “It was a good death. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. He flew for movies and for airshows e. In his youth he hung out at a nearby airplane factory and an army airship detachment. Udet Flugzeugbau was born in a shed in Milbertshofen. Mechanically defective, the plane crashed into a hangar when he took off, and was then given an older Fokker to fly.

Through a family friend, Gustav Otto, owner of the aircraft factory he had hung out around in his youth, Udet received private flight training.

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Find out more on Wikipedia’s Sister projects. The same month, Jasta 15 re-equipped with the Albatros D.


On that occasion, he had scrambled to attack two French aircraft, instead finding himself faced with a formation of 23 enemy aircraft. At the moment, I don’t think of them as human beings. Caius dived from above and behind, giving his Fokker E.

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III full throttle, and opened fire on a Farman F. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. They were also used for aerobatic shows held during the Summer Olympics.

Retrieved 17 September He tried to explain this to Hitler but, torn between truth cajuz loyalty, suffered a psychological breakdown. Der Film eines deutschen Fliegers ; 79 mins.

The planes were used for evaluation purposes and thus indirectly influenced the German idea of dive bombing aeroplanes, such as the Junkers Ju 87 Stuka dive bombers. On 28 SeptemberUdet was wounded in the thigh, for which he was still recovering on Armistice Day, November 11,when the war ended in Germany’s defeat. When he excused himself for the bathroom, the Germans secretly watched to see if he would try to escape.

Eventually, every pilot in Jasta 15 was killed except Udet and his commander, Heinrich Gontermannwho said to Udet: Portals Access related topics. English Choose a language for shopping. Udet does cauus mention the dare.

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Get to Know Us. A bomb thrown by hand by the leutnant became stuck in the landing gear, but Udet performed aerobatics lluftwaffe managed to shake it loose. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.