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With four 1400-horsepower Packard-built Merlin engines powering them forward at close to 40 knots, the crew of MTB 989 felt like the raiders of old when they fired a broadside of torpedoes at enemy shipping.
Privately they called themselves "Bernie's Buccaneers" after their fearless, swash-buckling skipper. They always said they would have followed him into the jaws of death…and one day they did just that!
No 4604 includes:
- Experimental aircraft feature -North American XP-51J Mustang. (Ian Kennedy art).