The Weather Channel’s Tribute to Bill Overstreet

Aircorps Art Dec 2019

Warbirds News was contacted to assist the Weather Channel in the making of this short tribute clip to Bill Overstreet who recently died ( Click HERE for the Article).He was 92. Considered by many a legend for his incredible maneuver, Overstreet’s most famous flight came while in solo pursuit of a German Messerschmitt Bf 109G flying into Nazi-occupied Paris. He maneuvered his plane beneath the arches of the Eiffel Tower, re-igniting the motivations of the French Resistance troops on the ground.

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