Pearl Harbor Defender: Curtiss P-40 Warhawk

Pearl Harbor Defender: Curtiss P-40 Warhawk

Within Hangar 79 of the Pacific Aviation Museum on Ford Island, visitors have a unique opportunity to see a warplane that once defended Pearl Harbor from the Japanese surprise attack. The Curtiss P-40 Warhawk on display is one of the more than 14,000 that were built...
Iconic Aircraft of World War II

Iconic Aircraft of World War II

Aerial combat played a huge part in the Second World War, including in the Pacific Theater, which unfolded across multiple islands. From this emphasis on aerial combat, several iconic aerial fighters emerged that were used widely and recognized for their power, speed,...
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