Heinkel He 178 at Rostock-Laage Airport

Replica of a Heinkel HE 178 at airport Rostock-Laage

This replica of a Heinkel He 178 is fixed below the roof of the Rostock-Laage Airport in the German state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. The He 178 was the world’s first aircraft to fly under turbojet power. Its maiden flight was on 27th August 1939. [German]