Posted by: Cliffy on 2007-12-28 
The Blackbird was and still is a plane that was so ahead of itself!
Posted by: Jarg on 2007-12-28 
The p-38 designed by Clarence Kelly Johnson,who also designed the Blackbird during the cold war.
Posted by: Old Fart on 2007-08-19 
Well Dezurtdude, can add this to your toys list, see link.
Posted by: Dezurtdude on 2007-08-19 
Jimmy Jet, as you know, per our discussions, that the P-38 was my favorite WWII aircraft! Thanks for finding the ad.
Posted by: Sneakysnake on 2007-08-19 
yep, u're right marie . . just one day before Patton was supposed to go back to the US, he was in a car acccident with his chief of staff, maj gen Hap Gay. They had been hunting pheasants. A truck hit them and Patton was paralyzed from the neck down and he died of an embolism. .