Rare German Bomber Found On The Goodwin SandsSince then, the museum has worked with Wessex Archaeology to complete … He touched down safely and the aircraft sank inverted.
The discovery of the Dornier is of national and international importance. Underwater images of the WW2 Dornier lying in 50ft of water off the Kent coast. The aircraft is a unique and unprecedented survivor from the Battle of Britain.
Possible Do17_Wessex Archaeology side scan
Underwater side scan of a twin-engined Dornier 17 German wartime bomber, found on a sandbank off Deal, Kent, 70 years after it was shot down during the Battle of Britain.
The RAF Museum plans to raise the well-preserved aircraft and put it on display
Underwater images of the WW2 Dornier lying in 50ft of water off the Kent coast.
It is the only surviving World War Two Nazi bomber to be raised from its watery grave in the English Channel