P-51J Mako fighter

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P-51J Mako fighter
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RA2-cover.jpg The following is based on content cut from Red Alert 2 and has not been confirmed by canon sources.

P-51J Mako fighter is a fighter cut from Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2.

Background[edit | edit source]

The Mako is a ramjet assisted experimental fighter, a peculiar hybrid that uses two propulsions: a conventional propeller for take off and landing and a ramjet engine that takes over when the craft reaches 250 mph.

Appearances[edit | edit source]

P-51J Mako fighter was supposed to appear in Red Alert 2, but was cut from the game at an unknown time.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • There was a real-world prototype of this fighter. In 1945, one P-51 "Mustang", loaned to RAF, was equipped with experimental ramjet boosters.  // Chris Gibson, Tony Buttler British Secret Projects — Hypersonics, Ramjets & Missiles. — Midland Publishing, Ltd, 2007.
  • The P-51J Mako fighter Appears in the Mod Yuri's Revenge: Zero Hour as a Soviet Unit.
  • The name and design of the unit suggests it was inspired by the P-51, a real life fighter used during WWII.
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