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Desert Prelude: Early clashes
Desert Prelude: Operation Compass
Fiat CR.42 Aces of World War 2 (Aircraft of the Aces - Osprey)
Gladiator vs CR.42 Falco (Duel - Osprey)

5/12-2016
Sino-Japanese Air War 1937 modified.
Sino-Japanese Air War 1939 modified.

2/12-2016
Spanish ace Joaquín García Morato y Castaño modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

1/12-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1939 modified.

29/11-2016
Italian ace GianLino Baschirotto modified.
Italian pilot Adriano Vezzi modified.
Italian pilot Enea Atti modified.
Italian pilot Domenico Bevilacqua modified.

28/11-2016
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

25/11-2016
Spanish ace Miguel Guerrero García modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

23/11-2016
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

18/11-2016
Italian pilot Giuseppe Magli modified.
Italian pilot Ernesto Taddia modified.

17/11-2016
Italian ace Mario Visintini modified.
Italian ace Giuseppe Majone modified.
Italian pilot Roberto Fassi modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

10/11-2016
Italian ace Ezio Viglione Borghese modified.
Italian ace
Massimo Salvatore modified.

9/11-2016
Spanish ace Antonio Manrique Garrido modified.
Spanish ace Joaquín García Morato modified.
Spanish ace Julio Salvador modified.
Spanish ace Manuel Vázquez Sagastizábal modified.
Spanish ace Joaquín Velasco Fernández Nespral modified.
Spanish ace Emelio O’Connor Valdivielso modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

8/11-2016
Commonwealth ace John Hewitson modified.
Commonwealth pilot Andrew Duncan modified.

7/11-2016
Spanish ace Juan Comas Borrás modified.
Spanish ace Miguel Zambudio Martínez modified.
Spanish ace Chindasvinto González García modified.
Spanish ace Leopoldo Morquillas Rubio modified.
Spanish ace Manuel Aguirre López modified.
Spanish ace José Falcó Sanmartín modified.
Spanish pilot Juan José Armario Álvarez modified.
Spanish pilot Ladislao Duarte Espés modified.
Spanish pilot José Redondo Martín modified.
Spanish pilot Rafael Sanromá Daroca modified.
Spanish pilot Francisco Montagut Ferrer modified.
Spanish pilot Antonio Britz Martínez modified.
Soviet ace Yevgenii Stepanov modified.
Soviet pilot Evgeni Antonov modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

4/11-2016
Italian ace Armando François modified.
Italian ace Antonio Larsimont Pergameni modified.
Italian ace Alvaro Querci modified.
Italian ace Ezio Viglione Borghese modified.
Italian ace
Jacopo Frigerio modified.
Italian ace Franco Lucchini modified.
Italian ace Ranieri Piccolomini modified.
Italian ace Orlando Mandolini modified.

3/11-2016
Spanish ace Miguel Zambudio Martínez modified.
Spanish ace Vicente Castillo Monzó modified.
Spanish ace Ángel Salas Larrazábal modified.
Spanish ace Julio Salvador Díaz-Benjumea modified.
Spanish ace Joaquín García Morato modified.
Spanish ace Javier Allende Isasi modified.
Spanish pilot Careaga modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

2/11-2016
Italian ace Clizio Nioi modified.
Italian ace Renato Talamini modified.
Commonwealth ace Gordon Steege modified.

1/11-2016
Italian ace Vittorio Minguzzi modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

31/10-2016
Italian ace Massimo Salvatore modified.
Italian pilot Emilio Marchi modified.

28/10-2016
Italian pilot Vincenzo Dequal modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

27/10-2016
Italian ace Clizio Nioi modified.
Italian pilot Emilio Marchi modified.

26/10-2016
Soviet pilot Nikita Syusyukalov modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

25/10-2016
Italian ace Teresio Martinoli modified.
Italian ace Guido Nobili modified.
Italian pilot Andrea Dalla Pasqua modified.

24/10-2016
Spanish ace Chindasvinto González García modified.
Spanish ace Manuel Aguirre López modified.
Spanish pilot José Riverola Grúas modified.
Spanish pilot Álvaro Muñoz López modified.
Spanish pilot José Redondo Martín modified.
Spanish pilot Emilio Ramírez Bravo modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

18/10-2016
The Nomonhan Incident/Khalkhin Gol modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

17/10-2016
Soviet ace Mikhail Yakushin modified.
Soviet pilot Nikita Syusyukalov modified.
Soviet pilot Walter Korouzom modified.
Italian ace Pio Tomaselli modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

12/10-2016
Soviet ace Sergey Gritsevets modified.
Soviet ace Yevgenii Stepanov modified.
The Nomonhan Incident/Khalkhin Gol modified.

11/10-2016
Commonwealth ace Charles Casbolt modified.
Italian pilot Gilberto Cerofolini modified.

10/10-2016
Soviet ace Alexandr Yakimov added.
The Nomonhan Incident/Khalkhin Gol modified.

7/10-2016
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

6/10-2016
Spanish ace Miguel Guerrero García modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

30/9-2016
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

29/9-2016
Italian ace Carlo Miani modified.
Italian ace Ugo Drago modified.

26/9-2016
Soviet ace Boris Yakushev added.
Italian ace Clizio Nioi modified.

23/9-2016
Spanish ace Andrés García La Calle modified.
Spanish ace Leopoldo Morquillas Rubio modified.
Spanish pilot Ladislao Duarte Espés modified.
Spanish ace Ángel Salas modified.
Spanish ace Joaquín García Morato modified.
Spanish pilot José Redondo Martín modified.
Spanish pilot Romulo Negrin Mijoilar modified.
Italian ace Armando François modified.
Italian pilot Arrigo Tessari modified.
Italian pilot Ferruccio Vosilla modified.
Soviet ace Sergey Gritsevets modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

22/9-2016
Italian ace Alberto Spigaglia modified.
Commonwealth pilot Arthur Weller modified.

21/9-2016
Soviet ace Mikhail Yakushin modified.
Soviet ace Ivan Yeremenko modified.
Soviet ace Soviet pilot Viktor Kuznetsov modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

20/9-2016
Italian pilot Romolo Cantelli modified.
Commonwealth pilot Michael Fell modified.

13/9-2016
Italian ace Adriano Mantelli modified.
Italian pilot Ligabò modified.
Italian pilot Adamo Giuglietti modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

12/9-2016
Commonwealth pilot Patrick Massy modified.
Italian pilot Bruno Zotti modified.

9/9-2016
Italian ace Enrico Degli Incerti modified.
Italian pilot Silvio Costigliolo modified.
U.S. ace Frank Tinker modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

8/9-2016
Italian ace Bernardino Serafini modified.
Italian ace Giuseppe Cenni modified.
Italian pilot Berretta modified.
Soviet ace Pavel Rychagov modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

7/9-2016
Soviet pilot Petr Biskup modified.
Commonwealth pilot Stuart Mills modified.

6/9-2016
Italian pilot Luigi Corsini modified.
Italian pilot Rolando Pratelli modified.

5/9-2016
Italian ace Carlo Miani added.
Italian ace Giuseppe Cenni modified.
Italian ace Vittorio Minguzzi modified.
Italian ace Vito Rinaldi modified.
Italian pilot Duilio Fanali modified.

30/8-2016
Italian pilot Lorenzo Clerici modified.
Commonwealth pilot Peter Charles Lindsay Brunton modified.

29/8-2016
Italian ace Ugo Drago modified.
Italian pilot Enea Atti modified.
Italian pilot Enrico Micheli modified.
Commonwealth ace Gerald Westenra modified.

26/8-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

25/8-2016
Spanish ace Joaquín García Morato modified.
Spanish Civil War 1939 modified.

24/8-2016
Spanish ace Ángel Salas Larrazábal modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

23/8-2016
U.S. ace Harold Dahl modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

22/8-2016
Italian pilot Vittor Ugo Ceccherelli modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

19/8-2016
Soviet pilot M. A. Kochmala added.
Finnish ace Oiva Tuominen modified.
Finnish ace Ilmari Joensuu modified.
Finnish pilot Lauri Lautamäki modified.
Danish pilot Knut Kalmberg modified.
Danish pilot Jörn Ulrich modified.
Finnish Air Force use of the Gloster Gladiator during the Second World War modified.

18/8-2016
Italian pilot Luigi Deggiovanni added.
The Fiat CR.42 in Regia Aeronautica service modified.

17/8-2016
Spanish pilot José Andrés Lacour Macia added.
Spanish pilot Ruibal added.
Spanish pilot José Recasens added.
Spanish ace Joaquín García Morato modified.
Spanish ace Miguel Zambudio Martínez modified.
Spanish ace Vicente Castillo Monzó modified.
Spanish ace Joaquín Velasco Fernández Nespral modified.
Spanish ace José Larios y Fernández modified.
Italian ace Giuseppe Majone modified.
Italian pilot Giovanni Accorsi modified.
Italian pilot Giuseppe Marini modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

16/8-2016
Italian ace Germano La Ferla added.
Italian ace Vittorio Minguzzi modified.
Italian ace Giulio Torresi modified.
Italian pilot Giovanni Beduz modified.
Italian pilot Giuseppe D’Agostinis modified.

15/8-2016
Italian pilot Antonio Malavasi added.
Italian pilot Piero Bertonasso added.
Italian ace Duilio Bernardi modified.
Italian pilot Eduardo Sorvillo modified.
Italian pilot Raoul Francinetti modified.
Italian pilot Aurelio Munich modified.
The Fiat CR.42 in Regia Aeronautica service modified.

8/7-2016
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Italian pilot Aldo Marchetti added.
Italian pilot Luigi Bagato modified.
Italian pilot Elio Broganelli modified.
Italian pilot Cesare Ciapetti modified.
Italian pilot Italo Petrelli modified.
Italian pilot Guglielmo Russino modified.

7/7-2016
Commonwealth ace Wilfred Arthur modified.
Italian pilot Lido Poli modified.
Italian pilot Enzo Bianchi modified.

6/7-2016
Spanish ace Javier Allende Isasi modified.
Spanish ace Manuel Vázquez Sagastizábal modified.

5/7-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1939 modified.
Italian pilot Roberto Fassi modified.

4/7-2016
Commonwealth ace Sidney Linnard modified.
The Fiat CR.42 in Regia Aeronautica service modified.

29/6-2016
Commonwealth ace John Perrin modified.
Soviet pilot Petr Biskup modified.

28/6-2016
Spanish ace Julio Salvador Díaz-Benjumea modified.
Spanish Civil War 1939 modified.

27/6-2016
Italian pilot Vittorio Visconti modified.
Italian pilot Oscar Molinari modified.

23/6-2016
Italian ace Aldo Buvoli modified.
Italian ace Andrea Zotti modified.
Italian ace Antonio Raffi modified.
Soviet ace Sergey Gritsevets modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

22/6-2016
Italian ace Clizio Nioi modified.
Italian pilot Emilio Marchi modified.

21/6-2016
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

20/6-2016
Commonwealth ace Gerald Westenra modified.
Commonwealth pilot William Henry Dunwoodie modified.

17/6-2016
Spanish ace Javier Murcia Rubio modified.
Spanish ace Julio Salvador modified.
Spanish ace Manuel Vázquez Sagastizábal modified.
Spanish ace Ángel Salas modified.
Spanish ace Rafael Simón García modified.
Spanish pilot Muerza modified.
Belgian ace Rodolphe De Hemricourt de Grunne modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

15/6-2016
German ace Harro Harder modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

14/6-2016
Italian ace Adriano Mantelli modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

13/6-2016
Italian pilot Otello Perotti modified.
Commonwealth ace Sidney Linnard modified.

10/6-2016
Spanish pilot Francisco Sánchez Matos modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

9/6-2016
Sino-Japanese Air War 1944 modified.
Sino-Japanese Air War 1945 modified.

26/5-2016
Italian ace Adriano Mantelli modified.
Italian pilot Ligabò modified.
Italian pilot Adamo Giuglietti modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

25/5-2016
Spanish ace Carlos Bayo Alessandri modified.
Spanish ace Javier Allende Isasi modified.
Spanish ace Jorge Muntadas Claramunt modified.
Spanish ace Manuel Vázquez Sagastizábal modified.
Spanish ace Juan Comas Borrás modified.
Spanish pilot Francisco Montagut Ferrer modified.
Spanish pilot Rafael Sanromá Daroca modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

24/5-2016
Spanish ace Miguel Guerrero García modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

20/5-2016
Sino-Japanese Air War 1944 modified.
Sino-Japanese Air War 1945 modified.

19/5-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1939 modified.

18/5-2016
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

17/5-2016
Italian ace Natalino Stabile modified.
Commonwealth pilot Peter Townley Dowding modified.

13/5-2016
Sino-Japanese Air War 1944 modified.
Sino-Japanese Air War 1945 modified.

12/5-2016
Spanish ace Vicente Castillo Monzó modified.
Spanish pilot Álvaro Muñoz López modified.
Spanish pilot Francisco Viñals Guarro modified.
Spanish Civil War 1939 modified.

11/5-2016
Italian ace Aldo Buvoli modified.
Italian ace Armando François modified.
Italian ace Mario Visintini modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

10/5-2016
German ace Harro Harder modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

9/5-2016
Spanish ace Miguel Guerrero García modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

4/5-2016
Italian ace Antonio Larsimont Pergameni modified.
Italian ace Rinaldo Damiani modified.
Italian ace Jacopo Frigerio modified.
Italian ace Giovanni Barcaro modified.
Italian ace Ezio Viglione Borghese modified.
Italian pilot
Otello Perotti modified.

3/5-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1939 modified.

2/5-2016
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

27/4-2016
Italian ace Aldo Buvoli modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

26/4-2016
Soviet ace Aleksandr Osadchiy modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

25/4-2016
Italian ace Brunetto di Montegnacco modified.
Italian ace Guido Presel modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

22/4-2016
Soviet ace Viktor Grigoryevich Masich modified.
Soviet pilot Soldatov modified.
Finnish pilot Sulo Suikkanen modified.
Danish pilot Poul Christensen modified.
Finnish Air Force use of the Gloster Gladiator during the Second World War modified.

21/4-2016
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.
German ace Harro Harder modified.

20/4-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1939 modified.

19/4-2016
Sino-Japanese Air War 1944 modified.
Sino-Japanese Air War 1945 modified.

12/4-2016
Soviet pilot Anton Kovalevskii modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

11/4-2016
Italian ace Vittorio Minguzzi modified.
Finnish ace Oiva Tuominen modified.

8/4-2016
Spanish ace Andrés García La Calle modified.
Spanish ace José Falcó Sanmartín modified.
Spanish Civil War 1939 modified.

7/4-2016
Spanish pilot José Careaga Urigüen modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

6/4-2016
Soviet pilot Anton Kovalevskii modified.
Soviet pilot Evgeniy Erlykin modified.
Soviet pilot Emelyan Kondrat modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

5/4-2016
Spanish ace Ángel Salas Larrazábal modified.
Spanish ace Julio Salvador Díaz-Benjumea modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

4/4-2016
Italian ace Vittorio Minguzzi modified.
Italian pilot Mario Ferrero modified.

1/4-2016
Italian ace Brunetto di Montegnacco modified.
Italian pilot Bruno Brambilla modified.

31/3-2016
German ace Herwig Knüppel modified.
German ace Erwin Sawallisch modified.
German ace Kraft Eberhardt modified.
German ace Wolf-Heinrich von Houwald modified.
German pilot Henning Strümpell modified.
German pilot Dietrich von Bothmer modified.
German pilot Ernst Mratzek modified.
German pilot Oskar Henrici modified.
Soviet ace Pavel Rychagov modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

30/3-2016
Soviet ace Yevgenii Stepanov modified.
Soviet ace Aleksandr Osadchiy modified.

22/3-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

21/3-2016
Sino-Japanese Air War 1944 modified.
Sino-Japanese Air War 1945 modified.

16/3-2016
Soviet pilot Nikolay Artemyev modified.
Soviet pilot Anton Kovalevskii modified.

15/3-2016
German ace Harro Harder modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

14/3-2016
Italian pilot Vittorio Muratori modified.
Commonwealth ace Peter Turnbull modified.

11/3-2016
Italian ace GianLino Baschirotto modified.
Italian pilot Vincenzo Patriarca modified.
Spanish pilot Colom Moliner modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

10/3-2016
Sino-Japanese Air War 1944 modified.
Sino-Japanese Air War 1945 modified.

9/3-2016
Gloster Gladiator use in 80 Squadron modified.
Gloster Gladiator use in 33 Squadron modified.

8/3-2016
Spanish ace Miguel García Pardo modified.
Spanish ace Ángel Salas modified.
Spanish ace Joaquín García Morato modified.
Spanish ace Miguel Guerrero García modified.
Spanish ace Julio Salvador modified.
Spanish ace Carlos Serra Pablo-Romero modified.
Spanish ace Carlos Bayo modified.
Spanish ace Manuel Vázquez Sagastizábal modified.
Belgian ace Rodolphe De Hemricourt de Grunne modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

7/3-2016
Italian pilot Vittorio Muratori modified.
Commonwealth pilot Stanley Wells modified.

4/3-2016
Soviet pilot Sergei Bulkin modified.
Soviet pilot Nikolai Petrukhin modified.

29/2-2016
Gloster Gladiator use in 80 Squadron modified.
Gloster Gladiator use in 33 Squadron modified.

26/2-2016
Sino-Japanese Air War 1944 modified.
Sino-Japanese Air War 1945 modified.

25/2-2016
Commonwealth pilot Arthur Weller modified.
Commonwealth pilot Hendrik Johannes Piet Burger modified.

24/2-2016
Spanish ace Felipe del Río Crespo modified.
Spanish Civil War 1936 modified.

23/2-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

22/2-2016
Gloster Gladiator use in 80 Squadron modified.
Gloster Gladiator use in 33 Squadron modified.

16/2-2016
Italian ace Massimo Salvatore modified.
Italian pilot Vincenzo Patriarca modified.

15/2-2016
Spanish ace José Falcó Sanmartín modified.
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.

10/2-2016
Soviet pilot Sergei Bulkin added.
Soviet pilot Nikolai Petrukhin added.
German ace Wolf-Heinrich von Houwald modified.
German ace Erwin Sawallisch modified.
German ace Harro Harder modified.
Spanish ace Felipe del Río Crespo modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

9/2-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

8/2-2016
Gloster Gladiator use in 80 Squadron modified.
Gloster Gladiator use in 33 Squadron modified.

5/2-2016
Gloster Gladiator use in 152 Squadron modified.
Gloster Gladiator use in Fighter Flights modified.

4/2-2016
Sino-Japanese Air War 1944 modified.
Sino-Japanese Air War 1945 modified.

3/2-2016
Gloster Gladiator use in 94 Squadron modified.
Gloster Gladiator use in 33 Squadron modified.
Gloster Gladiator use in 3 RAAF Squadron modified.
Royal Egyptian Air Force use of the Gloster Gladiator during the Second World War modified.

1/2-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

28/1-2016
Sino-Japanese Air War 1944 modified.
Sino-Japanese Air War 1945 modified.

27/1-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

26/1-2016
Commonwealth ace Wilfred Arthur modified.
Commonwealth ace Alan Rawlinson modified.
Commonwealth ace Neville Bowker modified.

25/1-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

22/1-2016
Italian ace Ezio Viglione Borghese modified.
Italian ace
Antonio Larsimont Pergameni modified.
Italian ace Giovanni Barcaro modified.
Italian ace Massimo Salvatore modified.
Italian ace Jacopo Frigerio modified.

18/1-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

15/1-2016
Commonwealth ace Wilfred Arthur modified.
Commonwealth ace Jack Groves modified.
Commonwealth pilot Peter Charles Lindsay Brunton modified.

14/1-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

13/1-2016
Italian pilot Giuseppe D’Agostinis modified.
Italian pilot Bruno Mondini modified.

12/1-2016
Spanish Civil War 1938 modified.
Spanish Civil War 1937 modified.

11/1-2016
Commonwealth pilot Michael Fell modified.
Commonwealth pilot Albert Sabey modified.

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