Bell P-39 Airacobra: Abracadabra !!!

The Curtiss Electric Propeller was a very successful design in its own right, but not this magical. Either the usual 37mm M4 or a 20mm Hispano-Suiza was needed to throw those bullets…., and certainly not “mini-Airacobras“.

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2 thoughts on “Bell P-39 Airacobra: Abracadabra !!!

  1. While the Oldsmobile 37mm cannon didn’t fair too well in the air, it did yeoman service on the water mounted to Elco and Higgins PT boats in the barge busting service!

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