De Havilland Mosquito
|Mosquito B Mk IV serial DK338 before delivery to 105 Squadron. This aircraft was used on several of 105 Squadron's low-altitude daylight bombing operations during 1943.|
|National origin||United Kingdom|
|Manufacturer||de Havilland Aircraft Company|
|First flight||25 November 1940|
|Introduction||15 November 1941|
|Primary users||Royal Air Force|
£9,100 (1951) 
The De Havilland Mosquito is a British aircraft from the World War II. The Mosquito was a successful design. Originally intended to be a bomber, the type was very fast, could fly a long way and carry heavy loads. Therefore, it was and it was adapted to a number of other roles such as fighter, night fighter, night intruder, attack, reconnaissance and pathfinder.
References[change | change source]
- Bowman 2005, p. 8.
- "RAF - RAF Timeline 1941". Archived from the original on 8 July 2015. Retrieved 11 July 2015.
- Bowman 2005, p. 163.
- Hartley, Keith (2014-11-28). The Political Economy of Aerospace Industries: A Key Driver of Growth and International Competitiveness?. Edward Elgar Publishing. ISBN 978-1-78254-496-8.