Planes and Choppers
Swiss Air Force J-276 (cn 66)
EKW built (in license) version of the Morane-Saulnier MS-412, a French Armée de l'Air fighter aircraft. The D-3801 was powered by the uprated 1,050hp HS 12Y-51 engine and included Swiss-only modifications of new instruments, revised propellor and unique weapons. It started in production in 1941 and 207 deliveries were made right through until 1945. This example is preserved at the Air Force Center Dübendorf, Switzerland.
Photo by Keith Philpott, text by Marcel Gommers
Picture added on 05 February 2009