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Comment by Roger Morley on October 18, 2010 at 5:28pm
The Mosquito. It was famously praised by Hermann Göring, whose remarks are usually translated as:
"In 1940 I could at least fly as far as Glasgow in most of my aircraft, but not now! It makes me furious when I see the Mosquito. I turn green and yellow with envy. The British, who can afford aluminium better than we can, knock together a beautiful wooden aircraft that every piano factory over there is building, and they give it a speed which they have now increased yet again. What do you make of that? There is nothing the British do not have. They have the geniuses and we have the nincompoops. After the war is over I'm going to buy a British radio set - then at least I'll own something that has always worked."

– Hermann Göring, 1943.[7][8]
Comment by brian s. b. on October 18, 2010 at 5:27pm
ok yea that i heard about(mosquito) glorious sound!
Comment by Roger Morley on October 18, 2010 at 5:25pm
The other plane is the Mosquito, which also had merlin engines
Comment by brian s. b. on October 18, 2010 at 5:15pm
thanks for posting these btw!
Comment by brian s. b. on October 18, 2010 at 5:14pm
hey roger, walk me through this-the spitfire had a rolls-royce engine called merlin, right? but is there a seperate plane( looks like a bomber) called merlin?

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