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Consolidated P2Y Flying Boat

Consolidated P2Y Flying Boat

Consolidated P2Y Flying BoatThe Consolidated P2Y was the second flying boat to be designed by Consolidated for the US Navy, and the first to be produced by that company. Consolidated had previously designed the XPY-1, but this aircraft had been produced as the Martin P3M (only nine were built).The P2Y was a significant improvement on the P3M, and is generally considered to have been the first modern patrol aircraft to serve with the US Navy.

Henschel Hs 126 dropping bombs

Henschel Hs 126 dropping bombs

Henschel Hs 126 dropping bombs After serving as a reconnaissance aircraft, the Henschel Hs 126 was later used as a night nuisance bomber. Here we see a Hs 126 releasing a cluster of small bombs.

USS Hogan (DMS-6) at Mare Island, 11 January 1944

USS Hogan (DMS-6) at Mare Island, 11 January 1944

USS Hogan (DMS-6) at Mare Island, 11 January 1944 Here we see a side view of the Wickes class destroyer USS Hogan (DMS-6) at Mare Island on 11 January 1944, with her deck looking much more crowded than when she was new.

Hawker Hurricane IIC from below

Hawker Hurricane IIC from below

Hawker Hurricane IIC from belowA view of the Hawker Hurricane IIC from below, showing the four 20mm cannon.How to cite this article:Rickard, J (7 August 2008), Hawker Hurricane IIC from below , http://www.

Fort Macon

Fort Macon

Image Credit: ShutterstockFort Macon in Carteret County, North Carolina was one of a series of forts originally built to protect the state’s main deep ocean port, known as the Beaufort Inlet.The perceived threat was from countries such as Spain and Britain, who had both invaded the port in the eighteenth century.

History of Scotland during the time of the Roman Empire (71-211)

History of Scotland during the time of the Roman Empire (71-211)

From the 1st century on, the Roman armies regularly attempted to conquer the lands north of their province of Britannia, but success was short-lived.Bibliography In English- CLARCKSON Tim, The makers of Scotland: Picts, Roman, Gaels and Vikings , Edinburgh, 2013- OLIVER Neil, A History of Scotland, London, 2009- The Historical Atlas of the Celtic World, London 2009 In French- CRAPOULET J.