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The Horten ho-229 flying wing fighter, first flown in 1944 by the Luftwaffe, rebuilt to exact specs by the model testing team at Northrop Grumman

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Horten Ho 229 was a German prototype fighter/bomber designed by Reimar and Walter Horten and built by Gothaer Waggonfabrik late in World War II. It was the first pure flying wing powered by a jet engine.

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1944 Horten Ho 229 (Prototype) Luftwaffe - Fighter / Bomber. Engine: 2 x Junkers Jumo 004B turbojet, 1,956 lbf (8.7 kN). Armament: 2 x 30 mm 108 cannons, R4M rockets, 2 x 500 kilogram (1,100 lb) bombs. Max Speed: 607 mph (977 km/h) @ 39,00 ft (12,000 m)

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