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By Jerry Scutts

Lightning! one of many best-named airplane of WW2, the Lockheed P-38 used to be additionally one of many few warring parties in construction all through hostilities. instantly recognizable via its twin-boom tail format, the P-38 Lightning was once one of many mainstays of the USAAF's fighter stock. Deployed in all theaters, Lightnings excelled in so much, being one of many few American opponents armed with cannon. topic to long improvement in the course of the struggle, the P-38 exemplified the technical top reached by means of aeronautical engineers within the 1940s.

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