Helena Šefčíková

Helena Šefčíková

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Maj. Yasuhiko Kuroe who was the top scoring Ace among the Army Academy graduates, ending the war with 51 kills. He was the first JAAF pilot to down an RAF Mosquito, also a F5A and a P-38.

Yasuhiko Kuroe who was the top scoring Ace among the Army Academy graduates, ending the war with 51 kills. He was the first JAAF pilot to down an RAF Mosquito, also a and a

The JAAF‘s ‘Ace of Aces’ in World War 2, MSgt Satoshi/Satoru Anabuki posing in front of a Ki-43-IIIas at the Akeno fighter school where he was an instructor from Feb 1944 till late ‘44/Early 45.His parachute harness is a Type 92 whilst the white identification label on the strapping itself reads ‘MSGT Anabuki’. Despite being dressed in a summer suit, the “Flower of the Youth Flyers” is inexplicably wearing a winter flying helmet. The bandaged left hand is a result from his 8 Octo...

The JAAF‘s ‘Ace of Aces’ in World War MSgt Satoshi/Satoru Anabuki posing in front of a at the Akeno fighter school where he was an instructor from Feb 1944 till late

Sadaaki “Matsu-chan” Akamatsu describing fighter tactics against American planes with the Raiden. Sadaaki Akamatsu (born 30 July 1910) was an infamous JNAF ace who fought from 1937 in China till the end of WW2 in 1945. Akamatsu was well known, with a reputation as a trouble-maker and also a  trickster. Many of his air-victories were obtained while drunk and his  supervisors stood behind him, as did his fellow pilots who frequently  defended and covered for him.

hjmarseille: “ Sadaaki “Matsu-chan” Akamatsu describing fighter tactics against American planes with the Raiden. This a shot from some great footage i managed to find which actually shows Akamatsu talking which is quite cool along with some other.

Japanese ace Saburo Sakai

Sub-Lieutenant Saburō Sakai (坂井 三郎 Sakai Saburō?, August 1916 – September was a Japanese naval aviator and flying ace ("Gekitsui-O", 撃墜王) of the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II.

Saburo Sakai and Hiroyoshi Nishizawa in Rabaul island, together they destroyed more than 150 allied planes!!!

Saburo Sakai and Hiroyoshi Nishizawa in Rabaul island, together they destroyed more than 150 allied planes!