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A fierce battle is raging in the skies of Southeast Asia. As the region's swelling middle classes take to air travel, airlines are waging a cut-throat war. But in the quest for passengers, is safety being sacrificed? A series of fatal crashes has left families demanding that someone be held accountable for the deaths of their loved ones. From poor safety standards to inferior pilot training, this investigation reveals shocking bungles within Asian budget carriers and Indonesia's airline…
The de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito - a British multi-role combat aircraft w a 2 man crew that served during the WWII & the postwar era. The Mosquito entered production in 1941 & was 1 of the fastest operational aircraft in the world. Used as low- to medium-altitude daytime tactical bomber, high-altitude night bomber, pathfinder, day or night fighter, fighter-bomber, intruder, maritime strike aircraft & fast photo-reconnaissance aircraft.
Handley Page Halifax bombers were real workhorses in WWII - they carried a large payload. The maximum bomb load was 14,500 lb (6,600 kg), carried in a bomb bay in the fuselage with six separate bomb compartments, and three bomb compartments in each wing inboard section.