(등록 또는 로그인)
  70 투표수 (4.86 평균) 및 20,151 조회수  

/images/icons/csMagGlass.png 중형 / 대형 / 전체

Lockheed P-38 Lightning (N25Y)

제출됨

Comments

Please log in or register to post a comment.

leery1
looks like different tubro's than what I'm used to seeing
Which theatre was she used in?
John - the P38 Lightning was very active in both European and Pacific Theaters of WWII.
These plane's are not seen very much.Good Shot
Great pic! Love seeing a Lightning in the air. Nice view of those sleek early-model cowlings.
Isn't there more smoke coming out the the exhaust that you usually see? What would cause that? Humidity?
One of my college friends Jeff Ethell, was killed while flying a P-38, which was, ironically, painted like his father's WWII P-38 (Erving Ethell) who achieved ace status in North Africa. Jeff was an aviation historian and compiled some great books with original kodachrome photographs (color, no less!) with accounts from the participants.
Harrell54
leery1 - I am guessing no turbos installed for reliability.
Great photo. It was one of my favorite planes - it was so unique. As a kid I had several models of it that I built hanging from the ceiling of my bedroom.
dubjohn
That's Lefty's old White lighting #13.
I liked the old paint better.
Still a pretty plane.
I think the smoke must be for a airshow?
If someone is interested in buying pictures of White Lighting when it crashed, I have them, plane was in our hanger at Stinson Field San Antonio, Tx.for abuot 7 months before it was bought by Red Bull. My phone is 210 316 3347 if anyone has question About this historic plane when owned by Lefty Gardnerin Austin,Tx.
Carl Staib
Leery1 Please correct me if I'm wrong but didn't they have a GE Supercharger rather than a Turbocharger?
murliFAPhoto Uploader
@Benjamin Taub / @dubjohn:
Thats right, the smoke is for viewing/show effects at an airshow.
I think it's like other smoke-equipment just oil or wax set into the exhaust...
JJ Tyson
Have some 20 year old photos of this plane when it was painted white and flown by Lefty in Burnet, Texas, where it was based for years. Will post them later when I can find them. Very happy Red Bull got her flying again.
EDMARTINTX
Whether you want to see N25Y when Lefty Gardner flew White Lightnin' or watch N25Y fly over the Danube River in Budapest, please see my PlayList for the best of the P-38 videos. Enjoy: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL6CAAFD779081913F
jesse kyzer
1944 LOCKHEED P-38L-5LO Serial #: 44-53254 Powered by: 2x Allison V1710-111/113 1475 horsepower ea
THANK YOU! to everyone who help keep these Ol birds flying
a mentor
White Lightnin' was severely damaged in a crash landing following an engine fire on a transit flight and was bought and restored with a brilliant polished aluminum finish by the company that owns Red Bull. The aircraft is now located in Austria.

The P-38 was unusually quiet for a fighter, since the exhaust was muffled by the turbo-superchargers.
활동 로그
1998년까지 거슬러 가는 N25Y에 대한 완전한 이력 검색을 원하십니까? 지금 구매하세요. 1시간 이내에 구하십시오.
날짜 항공기 출발지 행선지 출발 도착 비행시간
No Recent History Data
기본 사용자 (기본 사용자가 되는 것은 무료이고 쉽습니다!) 3 months 이력 보기. 참여
 

로그인

계정을 가지고 계십니까? 사용자 정의된 기능, 비행 경보 및 더 많은 정보를 위해 지금(무료) 등록하세요!
이 웹 사이트는 쿠키를 사용합니다. 이 웹 사이트를 사용하고 탐색함으로써 귀하는 이러한 쿠기 사용을 수락하는 것입니다.
종료
FlightAware 항공편 추적이 광고로 지원된다는 것을 알고 계셨습니까?
FlightAware.com의 광고를 허용하면 FlightAware를 무료로 유지할 수 있습니다. Flightaware에서는 훌륭한 경험을 제공할 수 있도록 관련성있고 방해되지 않는 광고를 유지하기 위해 열심히 노력하고 있습니다. FlightAware에서 간단히 광고를 허용 하거나 프리미엄 계정을 고려해 보십시오..
종료