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 HQ Batallón) February 09, 2016

On September 28-30, 2007, over eighty P-51 Mustangs and hundreds of WWII aviation Legends including Fighter Aces, Tuskegee Airmen and WASPs and thousands of spectators came together for the "Gathering of Mustangs and Legends" at Rickenbacker Airport in Columbus Ohio. 

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 HQ Batallón) February 07, 2016

Test before paint job, engine.Pratt and Whitney R2800-32w whith 18 Pistons twin Super chargers. This plane is today under restoration by The Honduras Air Museum. The plane is a historic treasure. It was flew by Col. Fernando Soto. In 1969 armed forces from El Salvador invaded Honduras and Col....read more

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 Teniente) February 02, 2016

The P-51 was the most successful long-range fighter escort of World War II. The near perfect marriage of Rolls Royce Merlin engine and platform made the 1944 P-51D, with its bubble canopy and six-guns, one of the most iconic and potent fighters of all time. The P-51D’s range was an incredible 2,...read more

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P-38L Lightnings and P-47 Thunderbolts fire high velocity aircraft rockets, (HVAR a.k.a. the Holy Moses) at tanks on a target/test range in this WW2 era newsreel footage from United News.

Public domain footage from a United News Newsreel.

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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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The P-40 was the last and best known of Curtiss Hawk series fighters. The P-40 had no serious vices and was a pleasant aircraft to fly. When flown by an experienced pilot was able to give a good account of itself in aerial combat. It's...read more

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 Teniente) October 31, 2015
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Platinum Fighter Sales offer for sale this great warbird. It's a North American P-51D Mustang, s/n 45-11526, VH-FST. It has 219.2 Hours since ground up restoration completed by Panama Jack's, Perth, Western Australia. Its first flight after restoration was in 2001. Fuselage has new longerons and...read more

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This is a Bell P-39Q-20-BE fighter aircraft from the second world war, this aircraft was delivered to the US Army Air Forces in the Pacific in 1942 and was mainly used for combat patrols, armed reconnaissance and attacking Japanese troops and shipping on Guadalcanal with the 347th Fighter Group...read more

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Fancy yourself a fighter pilot but can't be bothered with things like modern aeronautics? Then what you need is something vintage, like a World War II-era P-51 Mustang. Fortunately, the most common version of the front-line fighter is up for auction ...read more

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 Teniente) March 30, 2015

The Bf 110 served with success in the early campaigns, the Polish, Norwegian and Battle of France. The Bf 110's lack of agility in the air was its primary weakness. This flaw was exposed during the Battle of Britain, when some Bf 110-equipped units were withdrawn from the battle after very heavy...read more

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