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US Navy PB4Y Privateer ‘X390’
These three photos of US Navy PB4Y Privateer X390 named “Umbriago” were taken by Eric Fietz, an LAC with the RAAF during World War 2.
Bill Tate writes. VPB-106 was reorganized on July 14, 1944, at NAS San Diego. Some of the aircraft had nose art applied there as well as ...
Feb 13, 2017, 16:06
The article is an excerpt from Classic Warbirds No.9 "Fighter Archive".
In the second half of 1940 the Luftwaffe switched to a night offensive against England and more nightfighter squadrons were needed. At that time large numbers of Polish airmen were waiting to be deployed...
Oct 26, 2016, 09:28
Hawker Typhoon's in The Netherlands, May - June 1945
Three Hawker Typhoon photos from the Jack Stafford collection. These were taken by Stafford while he served with 486 NZ Squadron in ...
Oct 25, 2016, 14:06
Seafire photos for scale modellers
This crash landed Seafire and was flown by Tony Ford from the Royal Navy carrier Battler of the coast of Anzio.
Aug 24, 2016, 15:54
Seafire IIIs. Late war colour photo
Seafire IIIs. Post-war colour photo.
Aug 21, 2016, 17:17
Douglas DC-4 / C-54 - Germany - post war
Four DC-4 / C-54 photos from the Lindsay Richards collection...
Jun 27, 2016, 12:26
May 1945 "broken eagles" in Norway - 489 (NZ) Squadron
These aerial photos were taken over Norway on 18 May 1945 from a 489 (NZ) Squadron Beaufighter flown by W/O Bird, pilot and W/O David Davidson, Navigator. They were on a Navigational Exercise (sight-seeing trip) over ....
May 6, 2014, 17:16
Avro Lancaster B.III JN-M NE181 "The Captain's Fancy"
Avro Lancaster B.III JN-M NE181 "The Captain's Fancy" was operated by 75 (New Zealand) Squadron.
Aug 26, 2013, 16:03
Avro Lancasters B.I JN-F HK554, and B.III AA-U ND782
No.75 (New Zealand) Squadron Lancaster. Avro Lancaster B.I JN-F HK554
Aug 26, 2013, 13:37
US Navy inter-war aluminum enamel and lacquer
From 1922 or so up until early 1930, the US Navy was coating metals with long-oil iron oxide primer. The aluminum enamel ...
Aug 24, 2013, 08:43