Mosquito At War

  |  Buy to Own: 07/03/2005
  |  64 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Aviation documentary examing the British deHavilland Mosquito fighter-bomber. Faster than any aircraft of its time, the Mosquito was used in World War Two as a night-fighter, reconaissance and ground-attack aircraft, and was used in some of the most daring bombing raids of the war. Legendary RAF fighter ace John 'Cat's Eyes' Cunningham discusses what it was like to fly the Mosquito in combat conditions, while top navigator Reg Davey explains the challenges in guiding the aircraft to targets on night-time bombing missions. Also features archive footage of the Mosquito in action.