BMW through the decades, including aircraft engines, motorcycles, and cars.
BMW, one of the most famous car companies in the world got its start building engines for airplanes for the first World War. These powerful engines established its reputation and propelled.
A Swastika is seen on the tail of a BMW powered plane. Which lets us know how interwoven the Nazis were with industry. Aviation got BMW off the ground but the company was looking to automobiles.
These clips show the role BMW played in aviation history. A clear look at how the BMW logo came about And a fascinating picture of the early days of Lufthansa commercial aviation and the airport.