Heritage Flight - P-51 Mustang
The legendary P-51 Mustang dominated the skies over Western Europe after it was introduced in World War II. The single-seat aircraft had a maximum speed of 437 miles per hour and could escort heavy bombers deep into the heart of Germany. The P-51 and the pilots that flew them were crucial to turning the tide of war in the Allies' favor.
Six .50-caliber machine guns, up to 2,000 lbs of bombs or 10 rockets
8 ft, 8 in