The Invader fought in more wars than any other aircraft type of its era. Americans flew the attack bomber in World War II, Korea and Vietnam, while other air forces fought with it in Indo-China, Algeria, Biafra, Cuba, The Congo, and in at least a dozen other conflicts.
The Douglas A-26B Invader, “Feeding Frenzy,” was built at the end of World War II, spent time flying with the French in Indo-China in the 1950s and was later operated by Hughes Tool Company. It is reported that Howard Hughes himself flew this very airplane, as he did with most of the planes his companies owned. Today, “Feeding Frenzy” wears Korean War colors.
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