Aéro-Journal No. 49

Aéro-Journal No. 49

“Present time”: Aeronautical news, the Shin Maywa US-2 or “Welcome to the “Emily”.
Presentation of DVD “Kamikaze” subtitled “the last attack”. This is the latest story written upon the Kamikazes with 3D planes. This film, drawn from the manga “Zero for Eternity“ , itself drawn from a novel of Naoki Hyakuta. This film should not be confused with that issued in 2012, untitled “Kamikaze, Attack into the Pacific”. This latter film is very patriotic, even propagandist.
Luftwaffe : The 1. Wüstennotstaffel or Search and Rescue at “sand sea” (2nd part) – pages well illustrated.
Hans-Ulrich Rudel, the tank-killer. The life of H. U Rudel (33 pages)
Armée de l’air : the story of the Potez P. 633, plane for export (Greece and China) and used by the Armée de l’air in 1939-1940 (8 pages)
US Navy : David McCambell, First of the USN’s aces –5 pages)
Biography : Armand Pinsard “The fall of the Black Falcon” The life of a very important man into the Armée de l’air who fell into oblivion, having been prosecuted for “collaboration with the enemy” during WW2. (15 pages, well illustrated).

Jean Claude Mermet