Most FORMIDABLE American Fighter? Impressive F4U Corsair
Most formidable American fighter Corsair F4U? Iconic WWII American fighter. The Corsair was the Marine Corps’ workhorse fighter and arguably the best fighter in World War II. The F4U was the first U.S. Navy aircraft to feature landing gear that retracted into a fully enclosed wheel well. The landing gear oleo struts—each with its own strut door enclosing it when retracted—rotated through 90° during retraction, with the wheel atop the lower end of the strut when retracted. A pair of rectangular doors enclosed each wheel well, leaving a streamlined wing.📌 SUBSCRIBE TO OUR CHANNEL HERE ➡️ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUo2B-Lt7mgGoF2tfnsMWsQ?sub_confirmation=1Development of the F4U Corsair began in early 1938, headed-up by Vought Aircraft’s Chief Engineer, Rex Biesel, who was a pioneer in the science and industry of aviation. He was the lead designer of several successful military and civilian aircraft, but his real glory was creation of the Corsair.==============⏰ Timestamps Corsair F4U Fighter Documentary00:00 Design and Development03:02 Test Flights06:40 Combat in the Pacific11:25 "Pappy" Boyington and "Lucky" Lindbergh13:06 Korea and Beyond==============////////////////////ABOUT US///////////////////✅ We are military enthusiasts, and currently, this channel is our hobby. While creating high-quality content requires a lot of our time, this process also brings us massive fun!✅ We know that sometimes we make mistakes, and you let us know about them by leaving a comment. Thank you for that - we appreciate it! As we are self-taught, we are more than excited to keep on learning and improving!✅ Those who have been watching our videos for a while already know that we create UNIQUE video content. And we do so from scratch, meaning - we do the research, write scripts, record voiceovers, edit the videos, and more. Currently, we create around 16-minute long videos that are dedicated to military-related topics.