The cannon produces so much smoke it could kill a jet engine. During testing, the engines literally shut off from a lack of oxygen, so a special combustion chamber was produced to help keep em' fired up while the gun was blasting.
Pilots of three shark mouthed Thunderbolt II Warthogs of the modern Fighter Group prepare for a training mission. The group can trace it lineage back to the Flying Tigers and operations in China and retains that name and symbol to this very day.
Best close-air ground support weapon in our arsenal. Was privileged to watch these awesome machines fly during early testing days. And go to training at Fairchild training center Long Island New York to work on them.