Hot Rod of the Winter Sky

This Week’s Hints to help you along:

  • A brilliant combat design, fast and with fine maneuverability.
  • Wings and fuselage were made of plywood; didn’t fare well in the weather.
  • Powered by the  Pratt & Whitney R-1830 Twin Wasp engine.
  • Killed more of its own pilots than those of the enemy.

So do you know what this aircraft is?




Post a REPLY below with your best guess!

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7 thoughts on “Hot Rod of the Winter Sky

  1. John Guzman says:

    Just a SWAG: a CA-13 Boomerang. (Can’t believe no answers in 6-months.)

  2. John Guzman says:

    Wow! No tries in 6-momths. I think this is an Australian CA-13 Boomerang.


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