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North American B-25 in detail

Fuselage nose and offensive armament

n by Robert Karr


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General view of the transparent nose. The 2 yellow braces are on the interior of the detachable escape panel on the upper side. (And... what legs! - Ed.)

Photo: Robert Karr

 


Front view of the same aircraft, showing a single flexible .50 gun.

Photo: Robert Karr

 


Another aircraft shows improved armament. Flexible .50 calibre machine gun and the 2 fixed .50s mounted in the lower right nose.

Photo: Robert Karr

 

Looking in the ammo belt to the flex .50 gun and the Norden bombsight can be seen.Of note is also
the bomb aiming panel wiper on the outside.

Photo: Robert Karr

 


Port package of .50 calibre machine guns, mounted below cockpit windows.

Photo: Robert Karr

 

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