Best close-air ground support weapon in our arsenal. Was privileged to watch these awesome machines fly during early testing days. And go to training at Fairchild training center Long Island New York to work on them.
A Boeing Flying Fortress going down after severe flak (Flugzeugabwehrkanone - aircraft defence cannon) damage. Photo by U. Not confirmed information: this Bomb Group aircraft lost over Naples, Italy, the pilot managed to level.