Chance Vought F4U Corsair
- Recipient The Book Lady Bookstore, USA
- 30 September 2014
The very successful Royal Navy Corsairs all had 41cm clipped from their wing-tips which enabled below-deck storage on the Royal Navy carriers which were smaller than the American carriers for which the Corsair was originally designed. They operated from HMS Illustrious, Victorious, and Formidable.
– www.airfix.com, A02044