Synopsis by Mark Deming
The Republic Thunderbolt P-47 was a World War II pursuit fighter with a powerful 2,300 horsepower engine. This video offers a close-up look at a fully restored P-47 and even takes it out for a test drive. Also on this program, learn first hand the harrowing true stories of two World War II fighter pilots, Gil Burns and Wally Montague.
airplane, fighter-jet, pilot, warplane, world-war