the British helping with ground attacks?
they not encounter prop aircraft?
losing 103 planes.
think they withdrew the Seafire 47's. Even though the later models
had the contrarotating props.
seemed to have a terrible time getting them off the deck with the torque
do not understand how the radial engine Furies did better?
There are a couple of histories on Commonwealth
aviation which flew in Korea. They only flew Seafire 47s, Sea Furies, and
Fireflies, no other fighters. They appear to have lost 3 aircraft in
air-to-air combat and claimed one confirmed and one probable MiGs, both
Their overall losses appear to 103 aircraft,
including one Seafire 47 shot down by a trigger-happy B-29 gunner.