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Flying Sharks!

If you thought you were safe in the air, think again.

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The Messerschmitt Bf 110s were next to wear the sharkmouth design in great numbers, although it was an unfortunate choice, writes Ward, "as the Bf 110 was more often a victim than a predator." But at this point the design jumped over to the Allies: As a result of clashes between the Bf 110s and Gladiators of No. 112 Squadron over Greece and Crete, writes Ward, No. 112 Squadron eventually marked its Curtiss Tomahawks with the sharkmouth, a design well suited to the contours of the P-40.

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