Hans Joachim Marseille and his in early The 'Star of Africa' was killed attempting to bale out of a new aircraft when it caught fire that September. A few days earlier he claimed 17 victories in one day; his overall score being
1932 Boeing Peashooter - This was the first all metal fighter plane and the first pursuit monoplane to be used by the US Army Air Corps. This plane pushed out 600 HP, but quickly became an obsolete airplane. Only 151 made
Lavochkin The first soviet fighter to outclass German and even match during WWII. Although with some engine problems at the beginning of its service, it quickly became the most important fighter in soviet air force during the allied campaign.
The last derivative of the Only around 60 were built, including prototypes. This one is shown in the U., after the war. The Focke-Wulf Ta 152 was a World War II German high-altitude fighter-interceptor designed by Kurt Tank and produced by Focke-Wulf.