American and Soviet pilots from Bell P-39 Airacobra

American and Soviet pilots from Bell P-39 Airacobra


American (Lieutenant Thompson Highfill from the 99th Bomber Air Group) and Soviet pilots posing next to the Bell P-39 Airacobra fighter, which was delivered from the USA to the USSR under the Lend-Lease Act. One of the regiments of the Poltava airfield, summer 1944.

 

Time taken: 1944

 

 

Source: NATIONAL MUSEUM OF THE US AIR FORCE

In : 1944

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