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Ref - HR Giger. A Pratt & Whitney radial airplane engine. First run in over of these were built in all variants, and saw extensive service in World War II combat, then in civilian airplanes for years afterward. Motor Radial, Image Avion, Radial Engine, Aircraft Engine, Harley Davidson, Aviation Art, Military Aircraft, World War, Engineering

Radial Engine

A Pratt & Whitney R-2800-39 18-cylinder radial airplane engine. First run in 1937, over 125,000 of these were built in all variants, and saw extensive service in World War II combat, then in civilian airplanes for years afterward. The R-2800 weighed about 2,400 pounds and developed a maximum 2,000 horsepower, giving it a weight-to-power ratio of nearly 1-1. This is in the New England Air Museum near Hartford, Conn., not far from where Pratt & Whitney built the engine and where the company…

WWII era fighter aircraft - Lockheed Lightning: "Fork-Tailed Devil" the Germans were very fearful of this American fighter described as screaming death Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Aircraft Images, Military Weapons, Aircraft Pictures, Lockheed P 38 Lightning, Lightning Aircraft

Classic Woodie: Photo

From Texas to Northern Nevada. I post things of beauty to me,Music blog iherethat, Landscapes, Animals, people, Cool Cars,plenty of Variety! Some retro, some modern and SFW pictures!! ENJOY!

A mongol Elite cavalryman or commander.Magnificently equipped in steel lamellar . Medieval Armor, Medieval Fantasy, Medieval Life, High Fantasy, Lamellar Armor, Golden Horde, Armadura Medieval, Classical Antiquity, Fantasy Inspiration

Battle Report #1 :Battle of kalka River 1223

So this is the first of my battle report threads,where i try to analyze some famous battles of past with diagrams.Most of the diagrams are home made on...

Republic Thunderbolt - The 10 Deadliest Planes of World War II Air Force Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Military Weapons, Image Avion, P 47 Thunderbolt, Ww2 Planes

Republic P-47 Thunderbolt Single-Seat, Single-Engine Fighter-Bomber Aircraft

This page details the development and operational history of the Republic P-47 Thunderbolt Single-Seat, Single-Engine Fighter-Bomber Aircraft including technical specifications and pictures.

Messerschmitt Bf 109 of 11 Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Luftwaffe, Me 109, Focke Wulf, Daimler Benz, Ww2 Pictures, Ww2 Planes

Armoures loading ammo to Messerschmitt Bf 109G-6/R6 of 10./JG 11 Photo: falkeeins.blogspot.com

US bomber Liberator of USAAF Bomber Group after crash landing in the Poltava airfield, Ukraine, Jan Poltava was the main airfield of Operation Frantic, a USAAF "shuttle bombing". Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Aircraft Carrier, Us Bombers, Ww2 Planes, Nose Art, World War Two

US bomber B-24 Liberator of USAAF 465th Bomber Group after crash landing in the Poltava airfield, Ukraine, Jan 4, 1945. Poltava was the main airfield of Operation Frantic, a USAAF "shuttle bombing" operation sending bombers to hit German targets and then land in locations in the USSR. This system extended the range of US bombing significantly. The operation though fizzled out because of Russian underlying hostility and refusal to protect the Frantic bases adequately.

The like the Mosquito fighter bomber had significant firepower added. It had machine guns and a cannon. The fuselage had to be strenghened to withstand the firepower. Us Military Aircraft, Ww2 Aircraft, Aircraft Images, War Machine, Machine Guns, Ww2 Planes, Vintage Airplanes, Royal Air Force, Nose Art

The P25H like the Mosquito fighter bomber had significant firepower added. It had 8*.50 machine guns and a 75mm cannon. The fuselage had to be strenghened to withstand the firepower.