The British and German Air Forces fought in the battle of Britain in 1940.
The German air war against the British during WW II was called the the Battle of Britain. The German bombing of British cities was called The Blitz - short for Blitzkrieg (lightning strike).
Royal Air Force (RAF)
British Air Forces in France was created in 1940.
The british air force is known as the RAF; royal air force. The Deutsche Luftwaffe or Luftwaffe (German: "Air Arm", IPA: ['luftvafə]) is the commonly used term for the German air force.The Royal Air Force. They are still called this today.
RAF (Royal Air Force).
The Allies, particularly Canada, built hundreds of small ships called 'corvettes' to hunt and kill U-Boats. These were extremely successful. Also the British, Canadian and US air forces carried out many anti U-Boat air missions, spotting and sinking many German subs.The Allies, particularly Canada, built hundreds of small ships called 'corvettes' to hunt and kill U-Boats. These were extremely successful. Also the British, Canadian and US air forces carried out many anti U-Boat air missions, spotting and sinking many German subs.
The German Air Force in WW2 was called the Luftwaffe.
ANSWER:It was commonly and incorrectly called the Wehrmacht which translated not as Army, but as defense might or defense strength and meant the collective armed forces of Heer for army Kriegsmarine for the Navy and the Luftwaffe for the German air forces. The Waffen SS were not considered to be a part of the Wehrmacht, but a political arm of the Nazi Party.ANSWER:The entire German Armed Forces for the country is called the Wehrmacht or "war machine". The Army is called the Heer. The Navy is the Kreigsmarine. The Air Force is the Luftwaffe.
Britain won because they maintained air superiority. German invasion was not possible without it. Radar was a major reason that Britain's air forces could sustain their efforts. It was what is called a "force multipler" today. The victory was a boost to the morale of the British.
England has armed forces. The armed forces are commonly known as the British Armed Forces. The British armed forces consist of the Royal Navy and Royal Marine Corps, the British Army and the Royal Air Force.
It is the Royal Air Force, the air-force wing of the British armed forces.