Today in aviation history – 3rd February

On 3rd February 1895 an aerial engineer Hugo Junkers was born, he died in 1935. In 1895 he established firm called Junkers & Co, until 1932 he was the owner of Junkers Motorenbau GmbH and Junkers Flugzeugwerke AG. Hugo Junkers was involved in creating aircraft such as Junkers J.I, Junkers F.13, Junkers G.38 and Junkers Ju 52/3m. He was removed from managing the company in 1933 by the authorities of the Nazi Germany.