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The North American Mustang was the best American fighter plane of World War II. Originally built for the RAF, it was later to be used by the USAAF in large numbers. Ordered by the British Purchasing Commission In early 1940, North American began working on the design of the Mustang in April. In Just over 100 days, the first prototype was built and the...

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