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Messerschmitt Me 410B-2

The Me 410, nick-named “Hornet”, is a German heavy fighter. It features two 20mm cannons and two 13mm heavy machine guns in the nose for attack and two rear facing 13mm heavy machine guns fitted in remote controlled blister mounts on each side for defense against trailing enemies.

How do I get one?

In the “1.03 – Wings of War update this wonderful vehicle will become a part of the ever-expanding arsenal for the German faction! The Me 410 unlocks at the Dog Fight Ribbon grade 9. You can also support a friendly pilot by joining his plane as support gunner, using the defensive guns! 

Isn’t it very difficult to fly planes?

In the “1.03 – Wings of War” update, we introduce two new flight control modes as well as two additional throttle controls making it much easier to get started flying. Take a look at this news-post and video to see more about the new flight controls

What is the strategic use?

Heavy Fighter Squadrons pack more punch than Medium Fighters and Reconnaissance planes and have a greater range on the war map. 

Historical Facts

The Me 410 was introduced in 1943 and it replaced the Me-210. A total of 1,160 was produced during WW2. The B-2 was part of the ‘B-series’, which had more powerful machine guns compared to the ‘A-series’.