You’re Wrong: Watch To See Just How High A P-51 Mustang Can Go – American Military News

You’re Wrong: Watch To See Just How High A P-51 Mustang Can Go

Ever wonder just how high the classic North American P-51 Mustang can go? If you’re an aviation or military enthusiast chances are you’ve contemplated this more than once. The iconic long-range, single-seat fighter and fighter-bomber was used extensively during WWII and the Korean war.

They were readily available after the end of these conflicts allowing pilots all over the country to get their hands on one sometimes for a measly $1. One of the pilots to take advantage of this amazing deal was Charles F Blair. What does Blair do with his new aircraft? He flies it over the North Pole from Norway to Alaska. How did it work out for Blair? Watch and find out.