WWII Aircraft

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B E A U F I G H T E R B M I G
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S E J E O J B H
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S T U K A P J I L L M U S T A N G O A U O
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Y F K L D U V I N D I C A T O R
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B A T T L E O C C Y F E K C N
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R I N H A V O C O Z Y H I
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M A R Y L A N D T R R E B E S
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I O S S T U R M O V I K R S
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D N B A R R A C U D A S R B E
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E I B R E W S T E R D I K
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W A R H A W K F S T O R C H O R A T A
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I L A N E U E A
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T F L Y I N G F O R T R E S S S T R I N G B A G L
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I I K E P O E R E P U B L I C
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N N J L I G H T N I N G A T A O
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T F M C Y I C
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H U D S O N I N V A D E R H R H A W K
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U N B R H I S K U A R S
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R S O P E T Y A K O V C S A E T T A
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R J U N K E R S W Z E R O I E
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W I L D C A T P T W K O M E T N B D R
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C E G O I A O R E D
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V A L R B L E N H E I M R D L A V E N G E R
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N F A P R I V A T E E R A V
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B E L L O D P O N Y U F G Y A K
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U B R I D I M A V S F
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F T O T W A L R U S E A O Y I T L
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F H E R T F R A N C E S B S A L L Y
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A U I E O T Q R D T I
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L N N S T I R L I N G U A A N S O N N
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O D O U G L A S U I T U R G
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E S P A R V I E R O T Y P H O O N P
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H A R P O O N T O R T E
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B M A N C H E S T E R L T E X A N
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T L I B E R A T O R O S C A R L

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  1. Famous quad-cannon armed, twin engine British heavy fighter, "kit bashed" from a mediocre torpedo bomber.
  2. this family of lackluster WWII Soviet fighters became world famous in the Korean War to the present day
  3. World's most famous dive bomber.
  4. Allied name for late-war Japanese B6N torpedo bomber
  5. P-51
  6. Vought SB2U
  7. Woefully under-armed early-war British single engine bomber by Fairey.
  8. Name of the American A-20 bomber.
  9. The British version of the American Martin A-22.
  10. IL-2
  11. This "mean, ugly fish" was the Royal Navy's first monoplane torpedo bomber.
  12. Builder of the Buccaneer and Buffalo.
  13. US name for P-40
  14. German name for Feiseler 156
  15. Nickname for the Soviet I-16 fighter.
  16. Italian aircraft builder, but more famous for their machine guns.
  17. Builder of the P-35 fighter.
  18. B-17
  19. Swordfish nickname
  20. Builder of the P-47
  21. P-38
  22. English FW-190D nickname "___ ___ Dora" (two words)
  23. British name for the American P-40D and later marks
  24. Lockheed A-28 light bomber in British service.
  25. Douglas A-26
  26. Name for the P-36 fighter in US service.
  27. Blackburn B-24
  28. Builder of Soviet Pe-2 dive bomber.
  29. Italian name for the Macchi C.200 fighter
  30. Ju-88 builder
  31. allied name for the A6M
  32. name for the F4F
  33. German name for the Me-163 fighter.
  34. Allied code name for the Japanese D3A dive bomber.
  35. Early RAF light bomber
  36. TBF torpedo bomber
  37. Name of the late-war US Navy PB4Y-2 long range bomber, which also served in Korea.
  38. P-39 builder
  39. unofficial nickname of the P-51
  40. family of very successful Soviet WWII fighters
  41. Battle of Britain air-sea rescue plane.
  42. Allied nickname for the Japanese P1Y bomber
  43. Allied name for the Japanese Ki-21bomber.
  44. the first 4-engine RAF bomber, this plane came up "short" when compared to contemporaries.
  45. Twin engine trainer built by Avro.
  46. Builder of the SBD, Boston/Havoc and others.
  47. Native name for Italian three-engined bomber
  48. Late-war British ground attack plane
  49. American PV-2 naval patrol bomber.
  50. Twin-engine predecessor of the Lancaster.
  51. SNJ
  52. Allied name for the Japanese N1K-J fighter
  53. The official name of the US Navy dive bomber known as "Son of a Bitch, Second Class"
  54. B-24
  55. Allied name for the Ki-43 fighter.

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  1. F6F
  2. British twin engine torpedo bomber, which was used as basis for a later heavy fighter design.
  3. C-47 nickname (two words)
  4. Official name of the C-47 transport
  5. Allied code name for Japanese D4Y dive bomber, which replaced the Val.
  6. Allied name for the Japanese J2M fighter
  7. Anglicized nickname of the FW-190
  8. German name for Me-410 ("Hornet" in English)
  9. German name for Do-335.
  10. German name for FW-200 bomber
  11. F4U fighter
  12. German name for Bf-110
  13. Builder of the French D.520 fighter
  14. Famous Japanese B5N torpedo bomber
  15. WWII bomber that used geodesic construction, making it very tough.
  16. Allied nickname for the Japanese Ki-84 fighter.
  17. German affectionate nickname for the Ju-52 (two words)
  18. unofficial nickname of the P-47
  19. Name for the CR.42 in its native language
  20. Battle of Britain icon
  21. allied nickname of the Ki-61
  22. Allied nickname of the Japanese G4M Bomber
  23. Most famous RAF bomber, known as the "Dam Buster"
  24. Brit name for early marks of the American P-40
  25. Builder of the Val
  26. P-39
  27. First RAF monoplane fighter
  28. Name of the DB-7 version of the A-20 bomber in British service.
  29. native name for the Mitsubishi J2M fighter, meaning "Thunderbolt"
  30. B-29
  31. Hiroshima bomber
  32. nickname of the Wellington bomber
  33. Martin B-26
  34. Britain's last biplane fighter, which saw combat in WWII.
  35. Douglas TBD torpedo bomber.
  36. British fighter that didn't have forward-firing guns!
  37. WWII fighter best described as "bovine"
  38. famous US bomber builder
  39. famous wooden bomber that "stung" the Axis
  40. Derisive nickname of the SB2U Vindicator torpedo bomber.
  41. Anglicized nickname of Do-17 (two words)
  42. P-47
  43. SBD
  44. Me-109G nickname
  45. Me-109E nickname


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