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Messerschmitt Patents

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A tail-less weird aircraft, with wings swept back and forth, not for very high speed but for balance
French patent 1942 http://v3.espacenet.com/publicationDetails/mosaics?CC=FR&NR=878604A&KC=A&FT=D&date=19430126&DB=EPODOC&locale=fr_fr
1941 in Germany
 

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BMW proposed a "Schnell Bomber" (fast bomber) during WW2
it use a similar wings swept back and forth,
with 2 two BMW 018 jet engines AND two BMW 028 turboprop engines for cruising.
http://www.luft46.com/bmw/bmw3.html
 

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And another Messerschmitt design (but no more tail-less low-speed) feature the same wing, see
http://germansecretweaponsnazi.devhub.com/blog/category/aircraft/
 

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BTW, the "bi-plane" in fact is a scissor wing version:
 

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My dear Tophe,

a more info about it,here;

http://www.secretprojects.co.uk/forum/index.php/topic,3163.0/highlight,messerschmitt.html
 

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Beechcraft swung the Starship's canard to adjust trim about the pitch axis. It mainly needed canard lift farther forward when they lowered the flaps on the main wing, for landing.
 

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Hi,


here is two tailless aircraft patents for Messerschmitt.
 

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