Best Bomber Killing Aircraft......

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  1. lesofprimus

    lesofprimus Active Member

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    There are a few that were just devastating against Bomber formations.... There has to be one that was head and shoulders above the rest....

    Which one was it???
     
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    Easy...


    Me-262, no doubt in my mind.
     
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    the lancaster kicks ass Active Member

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    well during the BoB i'd say the hurricane, over Europe the 262............
     
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    The BoB WAS over Europe!
     
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    the lancaster kicks ass Active Member

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    you know what i mean...............
     
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    Best bomber killing aircraft, thats a good one.....

    When i read the topic I immediately thought M-262, Ill go with that.
     
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    I also vote for the Me-262.
     
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    what was so good about the 262 ??
    a ju-87 with a flak 38 will finish bombers fast.
     

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    :lol: A Ju-87 cant even shoot down a fly ;)
     
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    but it can shoot down a flying tank. :lol:
     

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    Nothing fast about the JU-87. Top speed of the fastest one was 250MPH. It couldn't keep up with the heavies. I'm with the Me-262 as well.
     
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    not to mention it's rate of climb.................
     
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    What the Stuka? :lol:
     
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    the lancaster kicks ass Active Member

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    yeah, a good bomber interceptor will have a good rate of climb, just look at the EE Lightning...................
     
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    P-38 had a good rate of climb....
     
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    not as good as the EE lightnings'.................
     
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    Yeah but thats more modern and its a jet ;) We arent talking about the E.E lightning here, we're talking about Bomber killing planes of WW2.

    I would nominate the P-38 Lightning, but im not sure if it shot down many Jap bombers.



    Talking of Lightnings, where is Lightning Guy these days?
     
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    who needs planes ??? use a SA-3 or a patriot.
     

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    the lancaster kicks ass Active Member

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    because a plane's far more effective than a missile................
     
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    In case you aint noticed, the title is Best Bomber Killing AIRCRAFT; The whole website is about AIRCRAFT.
     
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