Air Classics 
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Air Classics  May 2016

On The COver

Colonel Jack S. Jenkins of the 55th Fighter Group poses with his P-38H  42-67074 Texas Ranger - one of several similarly named P-38s he flew during the war.


  • Hooked On Aviation
    The author continues with his series and this segment focuses on pre-WWII flying films
  • NA-98X: Deadly Combination
    In order to create a "Super Strafer", North American modified a B-25H with Pratt & Whitney R-2800s but then things went horribly wrong
  • Lightnings At War
    Photographic salute to Lockheed P-38s operating in the ETO and MTO
  • "Propliner Round-Up"
    All the latest news concerning vintage airlines including a resurgence in Constellation activity
  • Table of Contents
    This month's Table of Contents