This is the definitive film record of the Stuka, the talismanic aircraft employed from 1939 to 1945, and forever synonymous with Stuka ace Heinz Ulrich Rudel. This video includes extensive rare air-to-air footage of the aircraft of the Luftwaffe on combat missions. Also featured are extensive extracts from captured newsreels depicting the actions of the Luftwaffe on all fronts from the campaign in Poland, through to the Battle of Britain, the Desert War, and on to the titanic air-battles over France, Russia and Germany. Rare wartime footage of the pilots and combat accounts by Luftwaffe veterans is complemented by extracts from original propaganda publications of the Luftwaffe. This superb collection is essential viewing for military history devotees and aerial enthusiasts alike.