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P-61 Black Widow
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Mid-Atlantic Air Museum - Black Widow of Night Fighter Squadron. It was the first operational U. military aircraft designed specifically for night interception of opposing aircraft, and was the first aircraft specifically designed to use radar.

World War II Fighters - United States: Northrop Black Widow

The Black Widow The was America's first night fighter designed specifically for that role. As large as some medium bombers, but capable of MPH speeds, a take-off roll of feet and landing speeds of 70 to 80 mph.

P-61 Black Widow

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NORTHROP "Black Widow" in flight. Northrop Black Widow night fighter had pilot, radar operator, and gunner.

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The Amazing Northrop P-61 Black Widow – The Story Of The First American Night Fighter
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Northrop Black Widow was the first plane custom designed and built as a night-fighter.

Northrop also known as Black Widow, was one of the largest aircraft in the fighter category and proved very effective, especially against the Japanes

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The Amazing Northrop P-61 Black Widow – The Story Of The First American Night Fighter

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January 21, 2014 - Northrop P-61 Black Widow
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US Army AF - Northrop “Black Widow” (Sn Was Used to Test Airfoil Type Ramjets for the NACA's “Lewis Flight Propulsion Laboratory” in Cleveland, Ohio – Circa

Black Widow - I wish I could have seen one of these in my lifetime.

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Northrop P-61C Black Widow
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An OV-10A at Patrick AFB, Florida in 1980
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North American Broncos of the Missouri Air National Guard ready to taxi out to the runway at Patrick Air Force Base, Florida, USA.

An OV-10A at Patrick AFB, Florida in 1980

An OV-10A at Patrick AFB, Florida in 1980
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B-24 Liberator....My Uncle Chester Guzik was the flight engineer on one during WW2...his plane was shot down over Holland on a return bombing run from Germany...they dropped bombs over a flack factor that made the AA ball bearings...three crew members made it out of the plane before it crashed...Uncle Chester sadly was not one of them...he perished along with four others in the crash. He is buried over in Holland.

My grandfather was a pilot of this beast during the last part of WWII. He flew 16 combat missions over Austria and Southern Germany. Adrian D.

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Avro Lancaster, Hawker Hurricane and Supermarine Spitfire of The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight.

The Rise Of The Night-Fighters - Devastating Aircraft in Two World Wars

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Northrop Black Widow of Night Fighter Squadron US Army Air Force in flight over Italy, Spring This aircraft survived the war, but crashed on takeoff at Linz-Horsching, Austria Oct 1945 because engine failure.

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