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18 incredibly futuristic weapons of Germany from World War II you’ve probably never heard of!


The Ruhrstahl X-4 was the world’s first wire guided air-to-air missile. Work on the X-4 began in June 1943, by Dr. Max Kramer at Ruhrstahl. It had a solid rocket propelled motor. It was about 6 feet long and the world’s first MCLOS missile. The first flight test occurred on August 11, 1944 using a Focke-Wulf Fw 190 for the launch platform.

32 thoughts on “18 incredibly futuristic weapons of Germany from World War II you’ve probably never heard of!

  1. Удивительно столько всего придумывали…возможно от части из-за этого и проиграли? Бросали силы на все новые и новые проекты, и не дорабатывали то что имели в наличии?

  2. Шедевр. Привет будущему из прошлого.
    Сила, мощь, красота!!!

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