• World War II in Color

    P-39 Airacobra


    A P-39 Airacobra.  American made and supplied to the Russians and used with great success.



    A Russian postage stamp honoring one of the leading Soviet fighter aces and fighter tacticians of WW2, Alexandr Pokryshkin. Pokryshkin's official score was 59 Axis aircraft outright kills with 6 shared kills.



    1 comments:

    1. These are actually P-63 King Cobras in the above picture, but the stamp has a P-39.

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