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A Spitfire of 64 Squadron, flaps down, lands at Kenley during the Battle of Britain.

A Spitfire of 64 Squadron, flaps down, lands at Kenley during the Battle of Britain.

“Second World War gun camera footage: “the pilot of this Bf-109 has bailed out even though his plane seems relatively intact..” (via)

“Second World War gun camera footage: “the pilot of this Bf-109 has bailed out even though his plane seems relatively intact..” (via)

De Havilland Sea Hornet  1947. | by Etiennedup

De Havilland Sea Hornet 1947. | by Etiennedup

A6M2 Zeros. The Mitsubishi A6M2, nicknamed the Zero, was the Kamikaze pilot’s premium machine. Its range was a decent 1,930 miles. The Zero could hit a maximum speed of 332 mph. This flying coffin was almost 30 feet long, and its wingspan was about 39 feet. The Japanese modified this aircraft to accommodate one 500-pound bomb.

A6M2 Zeros. The Mitsubishi A6M2, nicknamed the Zero, was the Kamikaze pilot’s premium machine. Its range was a decent 1,930 miles. The Zero could hit a maximum speed of 332 mph. This flying coffin was almost 30 feet long, and its wingspan was about 39 feet. The Japanese modified this aircraft to accommodate one 500-pound bomb.

“Mary Ruth - Memories of Mobile” and the Bomb Squadron flying toward the German U-boat pens at Lorient, France, May 17 This photo was taken from “Memphis Belle” on her last combat sortie (United States National Archives).

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Cruising Altitude Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Victor Hernandez

A pretty English girl gathers oats on a farm in midst of widely dispersed Boeing B-17's.

A pretty English girl gathers oats on a farm in midst of widely dispersed Boeing B-17's.

Curtiss P40 seriously damaged that exploded in the air by a Japanese Nakajima Ki-43 "Hayabusa" - Pin it by GUSTAVO BUESO-JACQUIER

Curtiss P40 seriously damaged that exploded in the air by a Japanese Nakajima Ki-43 "Hayabusa" - Pin it by GUSTAVO BUESO-JACQUIER

457th Bomb Group

457th Bomb Group

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