Henschel Hs 123

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Henschel Hs 123
Henschel Hs 123 on ground.jpg
Henschel Hs 123.
Role Stuka aircraft
National origin Nazi Germany
Manufacturer Henschel.
First flight 1935
Introduction 1938
Status Retired
Primary user Luftwaffe

The Henschel Hs 123 is a biplane built in Nazi Germany as a dive bomber. Known like a Sturzkampfflugzeug this single-engine was used for the Spanish Civil War and after for the World War II against Polish, Belgian, and French troops. Spanish air force used some Hs 123.

Bibliography[change | change source]

  • Mondey, David (1996). Axis Aircraft of World War II. Chancellor Press, London. ISBN 1851529667.