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P-51 Fighters Being Loaded with Rockets

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P-51 Fighters Being Loaded with Rockets

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At the start of the Korean War, the P-51 Mustang was the primary aircraft of the United Nations forces. Within a few years, the Mustang and other World War II-era propeller planes had been superseded by a new breed of jet fighters.

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