Yokosuka MXY7 Ohka – The Height of Kamikaze Madness in 1945!

The Japanese Yokosuka MXY7 Ohka (“Cherry Blossom”) was a piloted, rocket powered, anti-shipping Kamikaze suicide aircraft with a 1,200 kg / 2,646 lb ammonal warhead designed to unleash hell upon Allied fleets. The Ohka was essentially a piloted missile… absolute pure madness! Kamikaze Yokosuka MXY7 Ohka were deployed by the Imperial Japanese Navy for use by Kamikaze units… Read More Yokosuka MXY7 Ohka – The Height of Kamikaze Madness in 1945!

The Battle of Midway 1942: US Navy Flying Legends

On December 7th, 1941 the Imperial Japanese Navy conducted a surprise attack on Pearl Harbour in Hawaii which was intended to cripple the US Navy Pacific Fleet and ultimately started the Pacific War. The stunning and brazen attack saw the entry of the United States into World War Two and very quickly Japanese forces had overrun or attacked US, British Commonwealth and Dutch forces… Read More The Battle of Midway 1942: US Navy Flying Legends