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Timeline Event:

Mar 05, 1943

The first British Gloster Meteor (DG206) aircraft made its maiden flight. The Meteor would go on to become the only turbojet powered Allied aircraft operational during the war.

Theater:  European Theater

ItemType:  Equipment

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Source:  ww2db

Date Added: 2011-03-05

Tags: Jet, Fighter, Britain, RAF

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