Secret weapons of the Luftwaffe…uhh…USAF

Friday, December 4, 2009 at 7:12 pm

Looks like the “Beast of Kandahar”, a fuzzy-image drone that has been spotted flying out of Afghanistan for the two years or so, does in fact exist. The photo out there with the best respolution makes it look like a flying wing…I can’t help but think of the old Secret weapons of the Luftwaffe game, […]

Categories: Aircraft, Classic Gaming, Napkinwaffe

The Myth of the Z-Plan

Friday, August 21, 2009 at 5:09 pm

Fans of German military prowess make much of the so-called “Z-plan” that the Kriegsmarine embarked upon in the winter of ’38-39. The story goes that Admiral Raeder proposed to Hitler two plans: The first was a short term warplan that only included surface ships either commissioned or in advance stages of construction and submarines. The […]

Categories: Napkinwaffe, Strategy