WW2 Planes


Air Raids on Japan in World War Two

Air Raids on Japan in World War Two

The following article on air raids on Japan in World War Two is an excerpt from Barrett Tillman’s book On Wave and Wing: The 100 Year Quest to Perfect the Aircraft Carrier. It is available to order now at Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Lieutenant Commander...
F6F Hellcat: The Sword of the Pacific Fleet

F6F Hellcat: The Sword of the Pacific Fleet

The following article on the F6F Hellcat an excerpt from Barrett Tillman’s book On Wave and Wing: The 100 Year Quest to Perfect the Aircraft Carrier. It is available to order now at Amazon and Barnes & Noble. In 1943, the United States deployed numerous new...
The Doolittle Raid — America’s Retaliation

The Doolittle Raid — America’s Retaliation

The following article on the Doolittle Raid is an excerpt from Barrett Tillman’s book On Wave and Wing: The 100 Year Quest to Perfect the Aircraft Carrier. It is available to order now at Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Though the U.S. Army and Navy had a long...
Naval Aviators in America’s Wars

Naval Aviators in America’s Wars

The following article on naval aviators is an excerpt from Barrett Tillman’s book On Wave and Wing: The 100 Year Quest to Perfect the Aircraft Carrier. It is available to order now at Amazon and Barnes & Noble. The first naval aviators The U.S. Navy’s...
The Dam Busters — Destroying Nazi Infrastructure

The Dam Busters — Destroying Nazi Infrastructure

The following article on the Dam Busters is an excerpt from The Hunt for Hitler’s Warship © 2015 by Patrick Bishop. It is available now from Amazon or Barnes & Noble. The Dam Busters — officially No. 617 Squadron — were an RAF squadron who gain the name for...
The B-17 Flying Fortress: The Dependable Bomber

The B-17 Flying Fortress: The Dependable Bomber

The following article on the B-17 Flying Fortress is an excerpt from Warren Kozak’s Curtis LeMay: Strategist and Tactician. It is available for order now from Amazon and Barnes & Noble. In 1934, the Air Corps visionaries, led by Billy Mitchell disciples Hap...
The Firebombing of Tokyo: Death From Above

The Firebombing of Tokyo: Death From Above

The following article on the firebombing of Tokyo is an excerpt from Warren Kozak’s Curtis LeMay: Strategist and Tactician. It is available for order now from Amazon and Barnes & Noble. With the drawing up of firebombing of Tokyo campaign in early 1945, the...

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The Bombing of Tokyo—The Wrath of the B-29s

The Bombing of Tokyo—The Wrath of the B-29s

The following article on the Bombing of Tokyo is an excerpt from Warren Kozak’s Curtis LeMay: Strategist and Tactician. It is available for order now from Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Survivors described the Bombing of Tokyo as a moonscape of twisted...
Pacific Air Forces: Allied Air Strategy in the Pacific Theater

Pacific Air Forces: Allied Air Strategy in the Pacific Theater

The following article on Pacific air forces is an excerpt from Bill Yenne’s book Hap Arnold: The General Who Invented the US Air Force. It is available for order now from Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Crafting an Allied Air Strategy with Pacific Air Forces The...
WW2 Air Strategy: Allied Attempts to Control the Skies

WW2 Air Strategy: Allied Attempts to Control the Skies

The following article on WW2 Air Strategy is an excerpt from Bill Yenne’s book Hap Arnold: The General Who Invented the US Air Force. It is available for order now from Amazon and Barnes & Noble. On November 11, 1943, US Army Air Forces Commander Hap Arnold...
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