From ship strafing to ground support, high altitude bombing runs
to skip- bombing, she flew only the toughest missions and earned itself the legacy as the plane flown on one of the most significant missions in World War II.
Losses were so high that crews were sent home after their 25 missions, and the percentages were such that most airmen figured they had a 100% chance of dying before they finished that final bombing run
There the "dreamy fantasy talkers" are correctly identified as those who say one more bombing run
and we'll have peace, one more execution on death row and we'll be safer, one more beating of my kid and he'll clean up his room.
He tells the story of an American plane that, on a bombing run
to Silesia on April 4, 1944, inadvertently photographed Auschwitz, only to have this evidence of the death camp go undetected by military analysts focused on the nearby I.
Villagers of Plaus found the ring where the B-24 bomber crashed on April 8, 1945, during a bombing run
targeting a railroad bridge in the town of Vipiteno.
The Tornado was flying back to Ali Al Salem air base in Kuwait after a bombing run
at around 2 am yesterday.
Pedro Rossello that reopened the Vieques bombing range after protesters occupied it following the death of a civilian security guard during a botched bombing run
on April 19, 1999.
According to David Halberstam's new book, War in a Time of Peace, Warden won over Norman Schwarzkopf, and then persuaded Defense Secretary Dick Cheney by explaining that: "during World War II, an average B-17 bomb during a bombing run
missed its target by some 2,300 feet.
What was it like to fly back across the English Channel, bombing run
completed, one engine shot out, praying the other would get you home?
16-player online and LAN play in 10 game types (Dogfight, Aces High, Seek and Destroy, Onslaught, Bombing Run
, Kamikaze, Historical Battles and Capture the Base) in three multiplayer modes (Solo, Co-op and Squadron).
Jack O'Connell, last seen in '71, is the Olympic 5000m runner whose plane crashes into the sea during a bombing run
in the Second World War and, after weeks adrift in a dinghy, is captured by the Japanese.
One bombing run
hit the main port of Tripoli, where reporters could see flames and smoke rising from the stricken warship into the night sky.