P51 Mustang – “Bad Angel”

The story of how the P51 Mustang – “Bad Angel” – shot down an American airplane.

Fast Facts – USS Texas

The USS Texas (BB-35) is one of two New York-class battleships constructed for the U.S. Navy prior to the outbreak of WWI. Commissioned in 1914, the USS Texas was considered one of the most powerful warships at the time.

Fast Facts – Sergeant John Hannah VC

Sergeant Hannah, the youngest recipient of the VC in WWII.

Wings of War Book Review

A review of the book “Wings of War: how the P-51 Mustang gave the Allies the skies”.

Fast Facts – John Glenn

John Herschel Glenn Jr. (July 18, 1921 – December 8, 2016) was an American Marine Corps aviator, engineer, astronaut, businessman, and politician. He was the third American in space, and the first American to orbit the Earth, circling it three times in 1962.

Fast Facts – The TBD-1 Devastator

The TBD-1 Devastator resulted from the US Navy’s desire to equip its growing carrier fleet with new aircraft designs.