Berlin Flak Towers | WW2 German flak towers - impenetrable sky towers

Formerly German army flak towers. Now, they're zombie proof apartments.

Berlin flak tower, pin by Paolo Marzioli

Crew of a Flakvierling 38 anti-aircraft gun atop the Berlin Zoo flak tower, Berlin, Germany, 16 Apr note range measuring device in foreground and radar station in background (German Federal Archive)

Not a Maunsell Sea Fort, but a kick-ass Flak Tower.

Vienna Flak tower - The 'L-Tower' at Augarten, Vienna.

These three enormous flak towers guarded a German Marine base near Angers, France. Each tower would have been armed with several large caliber and small caliber anti-aircraft guns, including the much feared 88 mm Flak gun. The towers were destroyed by Allied air attacks as General Patton’s 3rd Army advanced East.

These three enormous flak towers guarded a German Marine base near Angers France. Each tower would have been armed with several large caliber and small caliber anti-aircraft guns including the much feared 88 mm Flak gun. The towers were destroyed by Allie

Las torres antiaéreas, Flaktürme en alemán, fueron grandes bloques de casas-búnker con artillería antiaérea usadas por la Luftwaffe para prevenir que los aviones enemigos sobrevolasen áreas clave de ciertas ciudades durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Lee más English version

Nazi Flak tower used against allied aircraft in Europe. They had an air defense range of 14 km and could put out up rounds per minute!

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Tiergarten Flak Tower (Flakturm Tiergarten) with twin cm Zwillingsflak Berlin,

Flak Towers:The L Tower in Vienna is now, well, you take a guess. If your German is any good then its current name – Haus des Meeres is a complete giveaway. If not, then you may be surprised to discover that it is an aquarium

Flak Towers – Legacy of the Luftwaffe ~ Kuriositas

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An anti-vampire tower built in Berlin by the steampunk air defence force during the Second Great Vampire War.

The Augarten Flak Tower- Vienna, Austria- one of several flak towers constructed by Hitler (literally -- he personally took part in designing them) in 1942 to act as combined bomb shelters and anti-aircraft battlements against the Allied forces -- a job they carried out so well that when the Soviets later tried to demolish them in peacetime, their explosives only hurt the surrounding buildings.

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The Augarten Flak Tower- Vienna, Austria- one of several flak towers constructed…

German 88 mm FLACK ( anti-aircraft) cannon and its crew. Berlin, Germany April 1942

[Photo] 10.5 cm FlaK 38 gun and crew atop the Berlin Zoo Flak Tower, Berlin, Germany, Apr 1942

The crew of a cm Flak 39 heavy anti-aircraft gun on the Berlin Zoo Flak Tower (Flakturm Tiergarten) loads their weapon with shells. Painted on the barrel are two kill rings.

37 images of the massive German Flak Towers - http://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/37-images-massive-german-flak-towers.html

“ The demolition of Berlin’s Zoo flak tower, known in german as the Flakturm Tiergarten, Zoo Tower. One of the few flak towers successfully destroyed, as the rest, mostly outside of.

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The battle for Berlin Flak tower in Berlin Zoo, after the battle. In the foreground two destroyed tanks can be seen

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