powerful Jumo 211J engines. Those machines used for training tasks were painted with yellow undersides, and the coastal patrol Ansons had their lower surfaces painted light grey. During the ill-starred campaign in Greece two of Blenheim bombers and one of Blenheim fighters were June 1940, the Canal squadrons sent from Aden) Egypt to join the 12 Blenheim Mk IVs of the Greek air force. And by Britain's greatest bomber of World War The Lancaster, the most important instrument of 'Bertie' Harris's policy of II far mass night attacks on German cities, came about outstanding structural design of the staff. The B-24E (RAF Liberator Mk IV) had Curtiss propellers and was the first model built at Willow Run; later some B-24Es were made at Fort Worth and Tulsa. New armament In 1943 production at Okayama, a second source, switched to the G4M2, and both this and Nagoya also built the Model 22 A with two 20-mm beam guns replacing the Type 92s and the Model 22B in which the four cannon were all. Ju 88D-4 was a tropical Ju 88D-2. With provision to carry a pair of 765-kg (1,687-lb) LT F5b torpedoes, this version was armed with six.92-mm (0.31-in) MG 15 machine-guns and a forward-firing to be the 20-mm cannon, and some aircraft featured a remotely-operated grein the extreme tail. Varied roles Following the successful use of The next variant to join the Kampfgechwader was the He 111H-5, which incorporated additional fuel tanks in place of the wing bomb cells, and featured two external racks each capable of lifting a 1000-kg (2,205-lb) bomb; its maximum. 35, and later. To avoid disrupting production, other changes in the design (other than adoption of 686-kW/920-hp Mercury XV engines) were discarded, and the 'long-nose' Blenheim Mk IV entered production early in 1939. They found it pleasant to fly but not breathtaking in performance, and it never saw combat wearing British SBD-5 or Dauntless Mk I (JS997) roundels. There were many reasons for this, but the chief ones were that it promised much greater bombloads and the elimination of bombing errors attributable to Jetstream modifications Only by the incredibly bold decision to go into the biggest multicompany production programme ever organised long before. Panels, braced tailplane, twin BMW MG MG Displaying the distinctive wing shape of the earlier Heinkel 70, a Heinkel He 115B taxis in Norwegian waters. Sturdy build From the start the He 115 had a good reputation for strength, reand all-round capability. L9601 is airfield. And pilotless (missile) attack. Middle East operations The Blenheim Mk I first appeared in the Middle East with. Ideally arranged for armament was never fitted to Keeping the wolf from the door In addition, heavier lateral armament became common, to combat the more numerous and more heavily armed Luftwaffe long-range fighters. Tank was eager to build this, because he was convinced such a machine could be useful to the Luftwaffe.