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By Giovanni Massimello

Flying plane reminiscent of the Macchi 200-202, Fiat G.50 and biplane Fiat CR.42, the Italian fighter pilots have been acknowledged by way of their Allied opposite numbers as courageous rivals blessed with sound flying skills, yet using under-gunned and underpowered gear. Following the Italian hand over in September 1943, a couple of aces persisted to take the struggle to the Allies as a part of the Luftwaffe-run ANR, which used to be outfitted with way more effective apparatus corresponding to the Bf 109G, Macchi 205V and Fiat G.55. Flying those varieties, the handful of ANR squadrons persisted to oppose Allied bombing raids on northern Italy till VE-Day.

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