Rear Gunner

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Attack On Pearl Harbor (video Game) - Aircraft
... They are also the only type of aircraft that do not sport a rear gunner ... An AI-controlled rear gunner will assist the player in keeping enemy fighters away ... A rear gunner will aid the player in making torpedo runs ...
Dwight Ross - Second World War - George Cross Award
... When the hail of debris had subsided, cries were heard from the rear turret of the crashed aircraft ... to the blazing wreckage and endeavoured in vain to swing the turret to release the rear gunner ... and then handed the axe through the turret to the rear gunner who enlarged the aperture ...
Ilyushin Il-10 - Development - Production
... wings, and a 12.7 mm UBT machine gun for a rear gunner, and 400 kg, or a maximum 600 kg of bombs ... in the wings and a 20 mm cannon for the rear gunner ... The rear gunner' cockpit was replaced with a longer instructor's cockpit with dual controls ...
Sturmovik - Operational History - Il-2 Rear Gunners
... Heavy losses to enemy fighters forced the reintroduction of a rear gunner early Il-2s were field modified by cutting a hole in the fuselage behind the cockpit for ... At the beginning of March 1942, a production two-seat Il-2 with the new gunner's cockpit began manufacturer tests ... behind, beneath and on both sides as well as up to 65mm thick glass sections, the rear gunner was provided with 6 mm (.23 in) thick armour, only effective against rifle-c ...
Avro Lancaster - Design and Development - Crew Accommodation
... the panel above the cockpit as an auxiliary emergency exit while the mid-upper and tail gunner were expected to use the rear entrance door to leave the aircraft ... the left-hand end of the chart table, facing the rear of the aircraft ... to the bottom of the fuselage, and the mid-upper gunner's turret was reached ...

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