Vought F4U Corsair

Corsair Fighter 1944 450x330 - Vought F4U Corsair

The Vought F4U Corsair was originally built in 1940 and went on to see the longest production run of any piston-engined fighter in U.S. history. During WWII, the Japanese Zero pilots considered the Corsair to be formidable, with many fearing it far more than the P-51 Mustang.

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Elizabeth L. Gardner WASP Women Airforce Service Pilots 450x330 - WASP

It’s a little known fact that during the Second World War, a number of American female pilots made their way to England to fly Spitfires, Hurricanes and Lancasters for the British Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA). They started flying in 1940, long before America joined the war, and although they weren’t sent into combat, they were…

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Trecol 39294 Amphibious 6×6

Trecol 392941 450x330 - Trecol 39294 Amphibious 6x6

Meet the utterly unnecessary and batshit-fabulous Trecol 39294 6×6. You can keep your Hummer. We want one of these. Designed for use by the Russian military, Trecol are now selling these zombie-crunchers to civilians who find themselves needing an amphibious, six-wheel-drive hell-mobile. The 39294 has a top speed of 80kph but it’ll do that speed over any surface (think snow, ice, tundra, peasants and desert sand), it seats 8 in comfort and has a temperature operating range of -60C to +60C.

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