A6M Zero – Legend vs Reality

A6M Zero

The A6M was a remarkable machine but its early success was not only down to the plane itself.
The Mitsubishi A6M “Zero” is a long-range fighter aircraft manufactured by Mitsubishi Aircraft Company, a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, and operated by the Imperial Japanese Navy from 1940 to 1945.

Credit: Military Aviation History

A6M Zero – Legend vs Reality

A6M Zero

The A6M was a remarkable machine but its early success was not only down to the plane itself.
The Mitsubishi A6M “Zero” is a long-range fighter aircraft manufactured by Mitsubishi Aircraft Company, a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, and operated by the Imperial Japanese Navy from 1940 to 1945.

Credit: Military Aviation History