The F4U flew over 60,000 operational sorties (only 9,000 sorties flown from carrier decks) for the U.S. Navy & Marines and U.S. Navy through the war (some 40% of total fighter sorties), with only 9,581 sorties (15%) flown from carrier decks. Corsairs claimed 2,140 air combat victories against 189 losses to enemy aircraft, for an overall kill ratio of over 11:1. It also proved its versatility, delivering over 70% of the total bombs dropped by U.S. fighters during the war.
This set gives you all you need to field a squadron of the F4U Corsair in your games of Blood Red Skies!
- 6x metal F4U Corsair’s
- Generic US waterslide Decals Sheet
- Aircraft Cards
- Aircraft Trait cards
- Double-sided Pilot Skills Discs
- Advantage Flying bases
Models supplied unassembled and unpainted