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N° 17 - Consolidated B-24 Liberator USAF, ETO, MTO 1942-1945 http://maquettes-avions.hautetfort.com/archive/2011/03/06/camouflage-markings.html

N° 17 - Consolidated B-24 Liberator USAF, ETO, MTO 1942-1945 http://maquettes-avions.hautetfort.com/archive/2011/03/06/camouflage-markings.html

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B-24 Assembly Ships - as only the lead ships did navigation, the assembly ship's job was to be as visible as possible, so the other 24s could find it at take-off. They would then follow the lead ship to the target. The assembly ship was usually a plane deemed not combat-worthy and used only as a visual aid.. CLICK the PICTURE or check out my BLOG for more: http://automobilevehiclequotes.tumblr.com/#1506240748

B-24 Assembly Ships - as only the lead ships did navigation, the assembly ship's job was to be as visible as possible, so the other 24s could find it at take-off. They would then follow the lead ship to the target. The assembly ship was usually a plane deemed not combat-worthy and used only as a visual aid.. CLICK the PICTURE or check out my BLOG for more: http://automobilevehiclequotes.tumblr.com/#1506240748

Bomber “box” formations allowed guns in each aircraft to protect vulnerable blind spots on the other airplanes in the group. The formation was vital for defense. Assembly Ships were older aircraft, usually having completed their schedule of active sorties, which were painted in bright colors and patterns to be highly visible. As bombers launched from their many fields they would line up behind these Assembly Ships to create their formations. (Consolidated-B-24 Liberator)

Bomber “box” formations allowed guns in each aircraft to protect vulnerable blind spots on the other airplanes in the group. The formation was vital for defense. Assembly Ships were older aircraft, usually having completed their schedule of active sorties, which were painted in bright colors and patterns to be highly visible. As bombers launched from their many fields they would line up behind these Assembly Ships to create their formations. (Consolidated-B-24 Liberator)

Squadron Signal - P-39 Airacobra http://maquettes-avions.hautetfort.com/archive/2011/03/06/squadron-signal.html

Squadron Signal - P-39 Airacobra http://maquettes-avions.hautetfort.com/archive/2011/03/06/squadron-signal.html

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