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What technical features account for the P-51B/D's low drag relative to other fighters of the day (e.g, Spitfire Mk IX)?

The P-51 was one of the first, if not the first, airplane design in which the aerodynamics of its cooling system were focused on- and in which the airflow through the radiator and its ducting were ...
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How many versions of the P-51 dorsal fin fillet are documented?

Pictured is the P-51D of my late father in law, Captain Richard W. Dunkin, 325th FG, "Checkertails". His P-51 "Thisizit" did not have the tail fillet as illustrated above in other ...
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