P-38 Lightning Forked Tailed Devil

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  1. mauld

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    Stupendous Mauld!!!!:headbang: Thank you for sharing sir!:cool:
     
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    Love the lightning, but I just wish Red Bull didn't paint their logo all over their planes. Makes them look ugly IMO.
     
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    Nice but the "Forked Tailed Devil" name is a myth...

    Sorry to rain on the parade.
     
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    Nice vid Mauld :D I personally don't mind RB purchasing and or sponsoring to keeping retired birds airworthy; I could never imagine Coke/Pepsi or other simlar.

    Flyboy..
    I assume that epitath was counter propaganda or is it pre-counter propaganda or counter counter pro-propaganda (if I'm confussed...) to instill confidence and moral for your/our pilots against (largely single engined) Axis fighters...?
     
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    It was actually a myth made popular by Martin Cadin. There's a whole thread about the "Forked Tailed Devil" name myth.
     
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    I was waiting for someone to post that. Happened to me before too.
     
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    Nice video! Thanks for sharing.
     
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    Isn't that P-38 a castrated one, i.e. no turbos?
     
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