P-39L-1-BE Airacobra aircraft being prepared to be flown to the Soviet Union under the Lend-Lease Program, possibly Nome, Alaska, 1943-1944

Caption   P-39L-1-BE Airacobra aircraft being prepared to be flown to the Soviet Union under the Lend-Lease Program, possibly Nome, Alaska, 1943-1944 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Library of Congress
Identification Code   LC-USW33-053761-ZC
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P-39 Airacobra   Main article  Photos  
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 1 Apr 2010

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1. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
21 Nov 2010 05:18:32 PM

Bell P-39L running up on a winter day, looks like the crew chief is giving the pilot last minute pre-flight check. Bell produced 250 P-39L models, they were converted to carry cameras, and were redesignated P-39L-2-BE.

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