Decisive Weapons

The P-51: Cadillac of the Skies

Series 1 - Episode 3 The P-51: Cadillac of the Skies



How the P-51 Mustang aircraft, the first single-seater fighter with long-range capability, saved the lives of many American bomber crewmen and became the scourge of the Luftwaffe in the Second World War. Veterans from both sides tell stories of their encounters with the renowned plane. Narrated by Sean Bean.