The Germans are now using the Do-217M1 with DB-605 engines.


Hitler's reputedly "super" dive bomber turned out to be the Heinkel He-219. Meantime this craft has been converted into an night fighter — to meet current urgent needs.


These news clips were originally published in the "International Briefs" subhead of the "Aviation Abroad" column of the May, 1944, issue of Aviation magazine, vol 43, no 5, p 221.