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The Republic P-47 Thunderbolt was the largest, heaviest, and most powerful single piston engine fighter of World War II. The Thunderbolt was a key fighter for the American air force when soldiers and airmen from the United States...read more

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 HQ Batallón) January 09, 2015

This is an updated edition the documentary that I produced on the 362nd Fighter Group 8 years ago. I've added sound effects from real P-47s & .50 cal machine guns, tightened up the edit & added some new info. I produced this original video from unedited archival footage that I digitally...read more

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 HQ Batallón) December 03, 2014

This is my opinion:

10. Hawker Hurricane (United Kingdom)
9. Kawasaki Ki-61 (Japan)
8. Lockheed P-38 Lightning (USA)
7. Lavochkin La-5 (Soviet Union)
6. Mitsubishi A6M Zero (Japan)
5. P-47 (USA)
4. Me-109 (Germany)
3. Spitfire (United Kingdom)
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 Lieutenant) November 11, 2014

Last days of air war in Germany Near end of World War II in Europe. United States 9th Air Force P-47 aircraft, virtually unopposed, strafe German targets on the ground. Gun camera footage from P-47s of the 100th Fighter Wing, 362nd Fighter Group, 377th, 378th Fighter Squadrons:

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 HQ Batallón) October 15, 2014

The Republic P-47 Thunderbolt was one of the largest and heaviest fighter aircraft in history to be powered by a single piston engine. It was heavily armed with eight .50-caliber machine guns, four per wing. When fully loaded, the P-47 weighed up to eight tons, and in the fighter-bomber ground-...read more

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