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nicolas10
02-11-2006, 05:23 PM
What plane of FB is your favourite (in reality)?

I hesitate, but I think the P40 B/C - Hawk 81 is my favourite plane of all. Things would come even more complicated if they added the P51A though.

Nic

LW_lcarp
02-11-2006, 05:43 PM
Anything not russian

Beirut
02-11-2006, 06:05 PM
Something Russian.

The IL2 full of bombs and rockets. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/25.gif

BERNDT79
02-11-2006, 06:08 PM
The P47 is my favorite plane, I suck at flying it, but boy is she pretty. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/heart.gif

Bearcat99
02-11-2006, 06:09 PM
Id have to go with the P-40s and the F-6 and Corsair but I still like that Pony.... even though...http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_rolleyes.gif

Sturm_Williger
02-11-2006, 06:16 PM
Always liked the look of the 109 ( despite growing up in a Commonwealth country - just call me weird http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/blink.gif )

Grey_Mouser67
02-11-2006, 07:37 PM
P-38 hands down is my favorite WWII aircraft! I do fancy Spitfires, Corsairs and all sorts of other twin engined planes like A-26, mosquito, Beau etc....but the Lightning is #1

SeaFireLIV
02-11-2006, 08:20 PM
I16 http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_biggrin.gif

Treetop64
02-11-2006, 08:53 PM
Originally posted by Grey_Mouser67:
P-38 hands down is my favorite WWII aircraft! I do fancy Spitfires, Corsairs and all sorts of other twin engined planes like A-26, mosquito, Beau etc....but the Lightning is #1

You, my friend, have exquisite taste!

P-38 lover myself, though I also like the Corsairs, Do-335s, and the P-39s.

Somehow, the P-39s look like single-engined P-38s, and are just as wonderful to look at. Too bad they didn't quite live up to their expectations...

Unknown_Target
02-11-2006, 09:10 PM
My favorite Russian plane is the Mig-3; a beutiful girl, sleek, great lines, just a gorgeous plane, and fun to fly in the sim http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

American it's gotta be the F6F, cause she gets no loving, she's big, fat, but beautiful once you get to know her http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_biggrin.gif

tagTaken2
02-11-2006, 10:14 PM
109G2 to fly, but the Spit model is beautiful.

johann63
02-11-2006, 11:05 PM
Its got to be Jugs

Big, bold and beautiful

A handfull to fly but its always worth the effort

HotelBushranger
02-12-2006, 12:32 AM
P-40, Ki-61, Mc 205. Has anyone been flying the Ki-61 lately? It's an absolute beauty to fly. Rock solid, turns beautifully, its a brand new plane http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

TC_Stele
02-12-2006, 01:21 AM
P-40 E/M series all the way!

It performs pretty well at lower alts and has decent speed and energy. Gun platform rocks and with the desynced guns I've been getting tons more kills.

Akronnick
02-12-2006, 01:59 AM
Dude, that's like asking me to pick one of my children!!!
(actually I only have one)

but my favorite plane is, Mossie, wait no, Mustang, but then there's Hellcat, wait no Spitfire, or is it the Lightning, but I really like the Mitchell, then of course the Warhawk, ...

Aw shoot, I can't decide http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/cry.gif

spitzfiya
02-12-2006, 02:36 AM
FW 190

Incredibly awesome looking aircraft. Cockpit is like futuristic and incredibly sexy. MMM black/Grey/Blue anodized

MIG 3

AWESOME LINES...LOOKS SO Hardcore...beautifull aircraft.

littlemosquito
02-12-2006, 03:04 AM
THE MOSQUITO !! http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/25.gif it's fast got hundreds of powerful canons, love the sound http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-happy.gif when you hit that boost and no bandits will be able to shoot you down ! :-D... can be a bit tricky though lol

Fighterduck
02-12-2006, 03:31 AM
MIG-3U!!!!!!!

SeaFireLIV
02-12-2006, 05:49 AM
Originally posted by johann63:
Its got to be Jugs

Big, bold and beautiful

A handfull to fly but its always worth the effort

Man, I so love this description. I want to fly the Jug now, so I can repeat those words all the time!! http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif

CaptJodan
02-12-2006, 09:37 AM
Performance aside, there is no comparison. The Lightning screams over the competition. But I'm a big twin fan. I'm starting to like the sleak lines of the Mossie, and I've always loved the A-26, and it's earlier cousin the A-20 (favorite light bomber in game).

Kapteeni
02-12-2006, 09:43 AM
Hurricane IIb. Its a beaty. Then Me 109G2.

ElAurens
02-12-2006, 01:33 PM
I am terrible in all of them anymore...

Guess I'll find a good train sim.

http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-sad.gif

Heavy_Metal1982
02-12-2006, 04:25 PM
My favourite plane to fly in this has to be the zeke! Doesn't matter which one I just think it's a blast to fly! Plus I love getting into those turn battles with it, especially with the spits it's really fun http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_biggrin.gif

99th Obsidian
02-13-2006, 12:42 PM
P-51 is the gal I like to spend the most time with. She's slender, beautiful, sophisticated and versatile. Not unlike Halle Berry.

In fact many planes can be compared to women:
P-47: Tyra Banks
P-38: Serena Williams
Bf-109: Katerina Witt
F4U: Salma Hayek

eiffel68
02-13-2006, 01:27 PM
Used to be the Mig-3u but now it's the FW-190 with which I spent much of my flying time.

Doug_Thompson
02-13-2006, 04:13 PM
Do-335, because:

1. It drives so many people crazy. Very entertaining.

2. Climbs like a witch.

3. It's fast. I like fast.

4. If the @#$% tail gunner hit's your forward engine, you just keep flying with the other one.