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Quebec title : L'Escadron Red Tails
Nate Parker (Capt. Marty 'Easy' Julian)
David Oyelowo (1st Lt. Joe 'Lightning' Little)
Cuba Gooding Jr. (Maj. Emanuel Stance)
Terrence Howard (Col. A. J. Bullard)
- 1 Curtiss P-40 Warhawk
- 2 North American P-51C Mustang
- 3 North American P-51D Mustang
- 4 Messerschmitt Bf 109 G
- 5 Junkers Ju 87 B Stuka
- 6 Various Aircraft (Identification Chart)
- 7 Messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe
- 8 Boeing B-17F Flying Fortress
- 9 Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress
- 10 Douglas C-47 Skytrain
- 11 See also
Flown by the Tuskeegee Airmen during the first half of the movie. The CGI and mock-up planes are the P-40E whereas the real planes seen in the movie are P-40N. The latter was also used as a stand-in for the P-40E in the movie Pearl Harbor.
Seen during the opening battle used as fighter escort for the B-17s.
Resquested by Colonel Bullard and used during the second half of the movie as the replacement for the older P-40s.
Used throughout the whole movie by the German Luftwaffe.
Various Aircraft (Identification Chart)
Used by the Luftwaffe during the final battle. The Messerschmitt Me 262 was never used in such large numbers as seen in the movie.
Seen in several shots.
Most B-17s are the G-Model. They are seen camouflaged, but also in a bright aluminum-finish.
On the left.