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What does FW stand for?

FW stands for Focke-Wulf (German aircraft manufacturer)

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303in Browning machine-guns mounted in wings Others involved RAF aircraft: Bristol Blenheim Mk1F and Mk 1VF Bristol Beaufighter Mk1 Boulton Paul Defiant Gloster Gladiator Luftwaffe aircraft: Messerschmitt ME109 E-1 and E-1/B, 109E-3, 109E-4, E-4/B and E-4/N, E-7 and E-7/ N, 109 F-1 Messerschmitt ME110C-4, C-4/B and C-5 Junkers JU88A-1 and A-5 Dornier D017M and P, 17Z-2 and 3, Dornier D018 D-1 Breguet 521 Bizerte Focke-Wulf Fw 200 C-3 Heinkel HE 111 H-2, H-3, and H-4 Heinkel He 111 P-1 Heinkel HE 115 B-1 and B-2 CAI -Corpo Aero Italiano (Italian Air Corps) contributed 170 aircraft from October 25 1940: Fiat BR.
planes were intercepted and attacked by a group of German Focke-Wulfs, and Fisher's plane took a fatal hit.
Roe (Avro), Breguet, Curtiss, Caproni, Convair, Dewoitine, Douglas, Grumman, McDonnell, Fairchild, Fairey, Focke-Wulf, Handley-Page, Heinkel, Laughead (Lockheed brothers' original name), Ford, Hurel-Dubois, Messerschmitt, Maurane, North American, Nieuport, Latecoere, Polikarpov, Republic, Rockwell, Sopwith, Saunders-Roe, Spad, De Havilland, Supermarine, Vought--these illustrious names now belong to a long gone past.