This presentation will focus on the American aircraft based in the Hawaiian Islands at the time of the Japanese attack including the PBY Catalina, B-17 Flying Fortress and of course the P-40 Warhawk. Not to be forgotten this program will also include the carrier-based aircraft also stationed throughout the Pacific Fleet. This fascinating presentation will provide a behind the scenes view of the state of American airpower in the opening days of WWII.
Presenter: Michael Carra
Program free with regular paid admission.