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by tony.osborne
Sat 16 Jul, 2016 2:20 pm
Forum: Military History
Topic: Beautiful... and dangerous!
Replies: 0
Views: 3164

Beautiful... and dangerous!

During the World War II many women piloted fighter planes or bombers, is transporting them from the factories to the front line or in combat. I share with you an extensive and fantastic collection of photos that show some these brave and beautiful women in action. You can find the images by visiting...
by tony.osborne
Sun 12 Jun, 2016 1:26 pm
Forum: Military History
Topic: A little-known Dutch
Replies: 0
Views: 3050

A little-known Dutch

The link below provides a large collection of images, including rare color photos, of a little known fighter aircraft used during World War II.


http://aviacaoemfloripa.blogspot.com.br ... briga.html


Best Regards!
by tony.osborne
Sun 01 May, 2016 1:48 pm
Forum: Military History
Topic: A manned and suicide bomb
Replies: 1
Views: 3164

A manned and suicide bomb

War is a time of extreme measures and no doubt one of them took shape in Fieseler Fi103. The following website brings a special report containing an amazing collection of photos of this German design tested by the Luftwaffe in the final years of World War II. To access the photos, visit the link bel...
by tony.osborne
Sat 12 Mar, 2016 11:52 am
Forum: Military History
Topic: Helicopters in WW2
Replies: 0
Views: 3309

Helicopters in WW2

The following link provides an interesting and full report with information and many photos about the use by the major military powers of helicopters during Second World War, undoubtedly, a rare theme and little explored in topics. The article can be viewed by visiting the link below: http://aviacao...
by tony.osborne
Sat 05 Dec, 2015 11:36 am
Forum: Military History
Topic: Better but not much!
Replies: 1
Views: 3194

Better but not much!

I share with you the history of the medium bomber built by the Douglas should replace a company's success, the B-18 Bolo, but eventually supplanted by its competitors. Does anyone know if the plane came into action during WW2? If so, how was your performance? In the link below you will find a fantas...
by tony.osborne
Sun 15 Nov, 2015 2:01 pm
Forum: Military History
Topic: An uncommon sight in Europe's skies
Replies: 0
Views: 2690

An uncommon sight in Europe's skies

I share with you an interesting collection of pictures showing one of the projects launched at the end of World War II by Germany as part of its war effort to try to avoid the increasingly Allied bombing. The big question remains whether this rocket plane had been built in greater quantities and ear...
by tony.osborne
Sat 07 Nov, 2015 11:19 am
Forum: Military History
Topic: The most secret weapon of the Luftwaffe
Replies: 0
Views: 2760

The most secret weapon of the Luftwaffe

I share with you a lot of pictures, some of them previously unreleased, rare and never before seen by me, referring to one of the secret weapons of the Luftwaffe. We are talking about the Horten flying wing. Perhaps, the aircraft of the Second World War the most ahead of its time than any other, wen...
by tony.osborne
Sat 10 Oct, 2015 1:21 pm
Forum: Military History
Topic: The Soviet executioner of Luftwaffe
Replies: 0
Views: 1905

The Soviet executioner of Luftwaffe

I share with you a collection of photos of the most produced Soviet fighter of all time, including some rare photos of the plane with Allied markings. We're talking about Yakovlev Yak-9, the first Soviet aircraft to shoot down a Me-262. To see a full report and the photos, visit the link below: http...
by tony.osborne
Sun 04 Oct, 2015 1:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Introductions
Topic: The best Russian bomber?
Replies: 0
Views: 2632

The best Russian bomber?

The link below provides a collection of photos, including some rare showing planes captured by the Germans with Finnish markings. Do you agree with the statement that the Petlyakov Pe-2 was the best light bomber of World War II? Visit the link, see the photos and give your opinion. http://aviacaoemf...
by tony.osborne
Sat 25 Jul, 2015 1:07 pm
Forum: Military History
Topic: Sturmvogel
Replies: 0
Views: 1560

Sturmvogel

Follow through the link below, a full report and photos, including a rare photo of an airplane with USAAF markings, about this version of the famous jet fighter of the Luftwaffe.


http://aviacaoemfloripa.blogspot.com.br ... vogel.html


Best Regards,

Anthony
by tony.osborne
Sun 19 Apr, 2015 12:28 pm
Forum: Military History
Topic: The most famous Nose Art
Replies: 1
Views: 1557

The most famous Nose Art

The link below shows an extensive collection of photos of various types of aircraft used in World War II applied to it, which is undoubtedly the most famous Nose Art of all time. I hope you enjoy.


http://aviacaoemfloripa.blogspot.com.br ... barao.html


Anthony
by tony.osborne
Sat 11 Apr, 2015 12:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Introductions
Topic: A B-17 with five engines
Replies: 0
Views: 2224

A B-17 with five engines

I share with you the link with photos for this curious and unusual version of the Flying Fortress, used to test the Wright XT-35 Typhoon engine. I hope you enjoy.


http://aviacaoemfloripa.blogspot.com.br ... cadas.html


Cheers.

Anthony
by tony.osborne
Sun 05 Apr, 2015 12:20 pm
Forum: Military History
Topic: An unusual Stuka
Replies: 1
Views: 1596

An unusual Stuka

The Ju 87 C was a version of the famous dive bomber Stuka proposal to operate with German aircraft carrier Graf Zeppelin. The link below provides more information and pictures of this uncommon version of the Ju 87 Stuka. Hope you enjoy and I count on your visit. http://aviacaoemfloripa.blogspot.com....
by tony.osborne
Fri 03 Apr, 2015 3:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Introductions
Topic: Exercise KAPOFF
Replies: 0
Views: 2065

Exercise KAPOFF

During the month of March, the AFB Florianópolis (BAFL) received three Helicopter Squadrons of the Brazilian Air Force. Called Exercise KAPOFF, training was based on the use of rescue method in the water created by the Royal Air Force. I invite you to visit the link below that brings an extensive re...
by tony.osborne
Sat 28 Mar, 2015 10:56 am
Forum: Military History
Topic: Captured aircrafts
Replies: 0
Views: 1494

Captured aircrafts

When we speak of WW2, a fascinating subject for me, are the captured aircraft. I share with you the link below, which features an interesting collection of photographs about them. Many of them are new to me and I had never seen with these marks. I hope you enjoy. http://aviacaoemfloripa.blogspot.com...