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In DVD format. - DVD features; Interactive menu. Chapter selections. During the Second World War, military aviation truly caame of age. In six brief years, aircraft evolved from fragile wood and fabric biplanes to jet powered fighters capable of more than 500 miles an hour. This collection includes some of the primary antagonists in the war over Europe and the Pacific, and explores how this group of aircraft helped revolutionize aerial combat. GRUMMAN F6F HELLCAT - The Hellcat represents a major step forward over its forerunner, the Wilcat. With over 12,000 produced, the F6F was a perfect example of a simple design being in the right place at exactly the right time. MITSUBISHI A6M ZERO - Japan's most famous and used aircraft, the Zero first saw combat over China in 1940 and remained in service until the end of World War II. VOUGHT F4U CORSAIR - After some early problems, the Corsair went on to become,according to many, the finest fighter in World War II.
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News paper article written by Erin Snelgrove regarding the "A Woman's Touch" and "Hebe" exhibit at the Douglas County Museum. Museum Director Stacey McLaughlin tells the story of the controversy surrounding Hebe and her hope that the exhibit will enlighten the public on the origin of the statue. Shannon Applegate thanks the museum for including her in the photo gallery of notable Douglas County women.
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