Convair PB4Y-2/P4Y-2 Privateer Zoom

Convair PB4Y-2/P4Y-2 Privateer


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Product Code: GB146

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The land-based US Navy Privateer was a heavily armed, four-engine, long range patrol bomber and anti-shipping aircraft developed from the famous B-24/PB4Y-1 Liberator.

The Privateer was a heavily armed (6-twin .50 cal. machine gun turrets) four-engine, long range, land-based, patrol bomber developed from the famous B-24/PB4Y-1 Liberator. It was responsible for sinking over 550 Japanese ships and shooting down almost 50 enemy aircraft. It usually operated alone but sometimes with a second Privateer on its missions lasting up to 11-12 hours at a time.

Pages: 241
Size: 8.5 X 11 (inches)
Format: Paperback
Illustrations: 628 Photos and Illustrations
Publisher: Steve Ginter
ISBN: 9780984611461
Product Code: GB146