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NZOL CRUSADER

NZOL CRUSADER

Bluff NZ 10/3/1999

While taking photographs for the port I asked the pilot to replicate a run over this ship as carried out by the FW Condors in 1940.

It was soon obvious why so many ships were hit, with many losses.Thankfully this tactic was soon dropped once the ships started receiving AA defenc

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Rob Andrew
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Was there some aspect of a Condor's run that made it different from just flying at the target?
 

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