An introduction to the different kinds of airplanes used in World War Two, including information about airplane parts and pilots' codes. Also discusses what some of the airplanes were used for after World War 2.
Introduces various kinds of fighter planes used by the Army Air Force and by the Navy and Marines during World War Two, their missions, and the weapons employed. Also includes information on the German and Japense fighters used in World War 2.
Introduces the various kinds of World War Two trainer planes, describes the missions for which they were used, and sketches the training required of their pilots. Also discusses what some of the airplanes were used for after World War 2.
Introduces the different kinds of bombers used during World War Two, their capabilities, the kinds of missions on which they were sent, and any special characteristics. Also discusses what some of the airplanes were used for after World War 2.
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