The Snake Stukas.

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  1. GT

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    Cancelled.
     
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    The Snake Stuka was use in North Afrika, in Libia, in 1942. The colours are light earth - dark sand - with dark green camo.

    It was not a D variant, it was a B variant - Ju 87 B.
     
  3. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    Correct it actually was a Ju-87B-2 other than that I have never been able to find any oparational information on the these particular Stukas with the Snakes on them.
     
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    Maybe is this plane....

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    Yeah...I now ...I have profiles of everything ;)
     
  5. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    Okay I thought it was a B-2 and that is what all of my sources said.
     
  6. GT

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    Update.
     
  7. cheddar cheese

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    Im always thought the R designation was only given to the Stuka's used by the Italians.
     
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    no the "R" stood for some really long german word that translates as "Range" the R was baisically a B with longer range fuel tanks i believe........
     
  9. FLYBOYJ

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    Rangenufliegenlong :lol:
     
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    i aint even gonna try and pronounce that, i'll be in hospital by that first u..........
     
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    It's not a real word, or at least I don't think it is. Given by the laughing face, it's not.

    Fliegen means air...Rangen, is just mocking...and so is the Long..part.... :rolleyes: ;)
     
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    Heres a vid clip of the above plane in a model...
     

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    RANGE - IN - U -FLY - GEN - LONG!

    HA! YOU SHOULD HEAR ME SPEAK SPANISH! :lol:
     
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    Is it actually a real word? That's quite unbelievable. It would be pronounced Ray-gen-flea-gen-long...but I'm still doubting it's a real word...I don't trust you.
     
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    You're not the first! :evil4:
     
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    With that laugh, it seems they were right not to trust you. :lol:
     
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    No it is not a real word what he posted up there.

    And Plan_D fliegen means flying not air.
     
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    Okay...I still knew what it was when it had fliegen in it...something to do with aircraft, so I assumed it'd be air...or flying...or rolling down the road with a rod up it's ass... :confused:
     
  19. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    Well atleast you were in the General area. Very good for some one of english speaking language. They normally tend to thinkt hey are the only language in the world! :D
     
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    You mean there are others? :shock: :lol:
     
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