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Messerschmidt ME 262A/B-1c

Messerschmidt ME 262A/B-1c

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Grumman FM-2 Wildcat

Grumman FM 2 Wildcat Love this plane. They have one at the plane museum in Seattle Washington.

Combat damage to F6F Hellcat, August 1944.  It was a notably tough aircraft, but this pilot was exceptionally lucky to make it home.

Hellcat back in Hawaii all patched up from Japanese machine gun fire…

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Curtiss Warhawk - the plane renowned for it's duty flights in China with the Flying Tigers squadron. The Warhawk was used by most Allied powers during World War II, and remained in frontline service until the end of the war.

Civil War Bird's Eye View of Washington Area - Ghosts of DC - One of the first GoDCers, John, sent along an awesome old maps site a few days ago, appropriately named Old Maps Online. Poking around the site this past weekend (I was in a big map phase), I came across this gem from the Boston Public Library. Technically, not really a map … more a bird’s

Civil War Bird’s Eye View of Washington Area

Civil War Bird’s Eye View of Washington Area - Ghosts of DC

A ground crewman pictured turning over the propeller of an F4U-1 Corsair of Marine Fighting Squadron (VMF) 222 prior to its launching on a mission from Vella Lavella in the Solomon Islands on January 15, 1944, seventy years ago today.

Crewman pulls the propeller through on an Corsair of Marine Fighting Squadron 218 at Barakoma Airfield, Vella Lavella, Solomon Islands, Note the general sandblasted look of the aircraft after long exposure to tropical winds and coral dust.

Why A German Pilot Escorted An American Bomber To Safety During World War II

Why A German Pilot Escorted An American Bomber To Safety During World War II

Utterly amazing story - please read - honor and courage prevail. Why A German Pilot Escorted An American Bomber To Safety During World War II

Despite damaged wing pilot manages to fly plane home.

Despite damaged wing pilot manages to fly plane home, pin by Paolo Marzioli

I love that it says Navy on it because my grandpa was Navy but I would take the red bull off

It's a shame sponsorship is necessary to keep these amazing old planes flying but this is cool none the less

Consume The News: Russia send sabretooths to battle Bob Dylan in Venezuela. Only Daft Punk can save us now!

Consume The News: Surviving lightning, Chernobyl, and four decades in the Vietnam jungle

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My 2 favorite war birds.

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Luv these Birdhouses. For the birds Bird House This nifty birdhouse is made from a child's work boot, and YES birds really will build a nest.

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NORTHROP "Black Widow" in flight. Northrop Black Widow night fighter had pilot, radar operator, and gunner.