List of Fastest Fighter Aircraft during World War II,The list is based on the speed of Aircraft’s and we have written the Speed of Aircraft’s in Kilometer per hour and Miles per Hour and the Country they belong too..
Top 10 Fastest Fighter Aircraft of World War II –
|Aircraft Name||Country||Speed in KMH||Speed in MPH|
|1||Messerschmitt Me 163||Germany||959||596|
|2||Messerschmitt Me 262||Germany||901||560|
|3||Heinkel He 162A||Germany||890||553|
1.The Messerschmitt Me 163 Komet,was designed by Alexander Lippisch,German test pilot Heini Dittmar in early July 1944 reached 1,130 km/h (700 mph), not broken in terms of absolute speed until November 1947.Although it failed as a Fighter Plane and was responsible for only 9 enemies aircraft destruction however as per some other sources 16 air victories for 10 losses.
2.The Messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe was the world’s first operational jet-powered fighter aircraft.