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Republic P-47N Thunderbolt in flight

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Republic P-47N Thunderbolt in flight

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1940's -- Republic P-47N Thunderbolt, Thunderbolt flies its first combat mission--a sweep over the Pacific. Used as both a high-altitude escort fighter and a low-level fighter-bomber, the P-47 quickly gained a reputation for ruggedness. Its sturdy construction and air-cooled radial engine enabled the Thunderbolt to absorb severe battle damage and keep flying. (U.S. Air Force photo)[1]

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1939 - 1945
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