four airplanes flying in formation over the clouds

Fighter Pilot

Hurricans of the No. 73 Squadron over France during the Sitzkrieg, or Phony War. With No. 1 Squadron, No. 73 formed the "Advanced Air Striking Force". Both squads deleted their code letters, but wore red, white, and blue rudder stripes for the benefit of the trigger-happy French fighter pilots.


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