Upcoming Book: Night Fighters over the Eastern Front

Upcoming Book: Night Fighters over the Eastern Front

For some time now, Sven Carlsen, Morten Jessen and Adam Thompson have been working together to write an expansive account of Luftwaffe night fighter operations over the Eastern Front. Based on an extensive collection of German primary sources, including logbooks of...

Over Sea and Land: A History of Küstenfliegergruppe and Kampfgruppe 806

Over Sea and Land: A History of Küstenfliegergruppe and Kampfgruppe 806

It has been a while since the last Air War Publications eArticle release, but we now have a brand new story available: 'Over Land and Sea - A History of Küstenfliegergruppe and Kampfgruppe 806' When Germany went to war in September 1939, it did so with a naval air arm...

Battling for Budapest: Luftflotte 4 in December 1944

Battling for Budapest: Luftflotte 4 in December 1944

In the final months of 1944, the Germans and Soviets were locked in a bitter battle for the Hungarian city of Budapest, and the Luftwaffe played its part in this fighting. The Red Army had begun an offensive in Romania in the late-summer of 1944, and by October 1944...