1942-1944 Hawker Tempest. Fighter. RAF. Engine: 1 x Napier Sabre IIA or IIB or…

1942-1944 Hawker Tempest. Fighter. RAF. Engine: 1 x Napier Sabre IIA or IIB or…

AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE 1939-1945: HAWKER TEMPEST. Tempest Mark V protoype, HM595: cockpit interior, port front. Photograph taken at Hawker Aircraft Ltd, Langley, Berkshire

AIRCRAFT OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE 1939-1945: HAWKER TEMPEST. Tempest Mark V protoype, HM595: cockpit interior, port front. Photograph taken at Hawker Aircraft Ltd, Langley, Berkshire

Le Hawker Tempest (tempête) chasseur-bombardier pourfendeur de V1 et de chasseurs à réaction allemands. Seul appareil  à hélice allié, avec le P-47 Thunderbolt, à approcher le mur du son (800 km/h en piqué)

Le Hawker Tempest (tempête) chasseur-bombardier pourfendeur de V1 et de chasseurs à réaction allemands. Seul appareil à hélice allié, avec le P-47 Thunderbolt, à approcher le mur du son (800 km/h en piqué)

Hawker Tempest Mk V - something of the brute power of this aircraft comes over in this photo: it's 2235 hp was more than any other WW2 piston engined fighter, and it was capable of over 450 mph in level flight.

Hawker Tempest Mk V - something of the brute power of this aircraft comes over in this photo: it's 2235 hp was more than any other WW2 piston engined fighter, and it was capable of over 450 mph in level flight.

Pinterest
Search