Spearhead of Luftwaffe was the Messerschmitt Bf109E, a great fighting machine that in 1940 faced a most s serious challenge - the widespread use of the RAF's finest fighter, the Supermarine Spitfre. More manoeuvrable, the Spitfire was the finest fighter of its day. The set contains 2 aircrafts flown by aces Helmut Wick and John Dundas, neither surviving...
Commanded by the Royal Navy, one of the most extensively modified versions of the Westland Sea King is the Westland Commando HC4. Its first flight was on 26 September 79, this high capacity and iconic aircraft was very used for British operations in both Gulf Wars, The Falklands and Afghanistan.
Aerospatiale's AS 332 M1 mid-sized, twin-engined helicopter is designed for tactical transport. Its discreetness and maneuverability translate into reduced vulnerability and increased sureness and survivability, making it an all-purpose helicopter for ground support and medical transport missions.
The keel of the Titanic was laid on 31.03.1909 at the Harland & Wolff shipyard in Northern Ireland. The liner was made with the ultimate in beauty and luxury for service with the known transatlantic White Star Line.
Z-30 was one of German navy Type 1936A destroyers. The rationale for Type 1936A destroyers was determinated by two factors, the need to fight with the superior numbers of British destroyers and the potential need to fight the French Navy which possessed several types of oversize and powerfully armed destroyers.
HMS Malaya is the queen Elizabethclass battleship of the last, Launched in 1915 March at the Armstrong Whitworth.Malaya was hit eight times atJutland, suffering 63 dead and 68 wounded, and fired 215 shells. In World War II she escorted convoys and was damaged by a torpedo from U-106 in 1941.
USS Colorado (BB-45) is the first ship of the Coloradoclass battleship.USSColoradoin 1919 at New York shipyard made, launched in 1921, in 1923. Then USS Colorado, mainly on training, and participated in many fleet problem-solving exercises.1941 Japanese naval attack on Pearl Harbor a few months, Colorado by the Hawaii returned to America from repair, lucky.
NEW OLREANS class represented the last class of the second generation “Treaty” heavy cruiser made between the two World Wars. Their wartime displacement was 10,136 tons standard and 12,436 tons at full load. This displacement improved year by year due to the addition of radar, electronic equipment, and anti-aircraft protection.
The BALTIMORE (CA-68) was launched 28 July 1942, commissioned 15 April 1943, and reported to the Pacific Fleet. Between November 1943 and June 1944 BALTIMORE was part of the fire support and covering forces at the operations in the Southeast Asia. In July 1944, she embarked President Roosevelt and his party and steamed to Pearl Harbor.
USS South Dakota was developed in June 1941 and commissioned in March 1942. In November, 1942, she joined battleship USS Washington and some destroyers to form TF 64. The force was operating southwest of Guadalcanal against a Japanese bombardment group consisted of the one battleship, two heavy cruisers and a destroyer screen.
France Naval Richelieu Battleship Richelieu was launched on January 17th, 1939. As a result of the France situation after the German offensive, she sailed for Dakar in June,1940. But for some political reasons，she fought against British warships there. Then she rejoined the Allied in 1942 and was refitted in January 1943 at Brooklyn Navy Yard in the USA.
Z21, a Type 1936 destroyer, was a denominated after Wilhelm Heidkamp. She was commissioned on June 10th, 1939. The ship was improved and enlarged versions of the 1934 and 1934A classes. The structural integrity and Engine reliability was much improved and they were much better seagoing ships, shipping much less water through an improvement in the design...