Recognition of the Japanese Zero Fighter

August 5, 2015 PE Matt 0

A USAAF training video on recognition of the Japanese Mitsubishi A6M Type 0 fighter, also known as “Zeke”. The film identifies the key characteristics of the Zero and compares them to those of the Curtiss […]

A6M Type 0

Mitsubishi A6M Type 0 “Zeke/Hamp”

August 4, 2015 PE Matt 0

The Mitsubishi A6M was designed by the legendary aircraft engineer Jiro Hirokoshi in response to the Japanese’s Navy’s 12-Shi requirement for a new carrier fighter to replace the A5M Type 96. The request called for […]