The Wings Tour 2014: Leg Three + Video

The Pratt and Whitney R-2800 Double Wasp, a double-row, 18-cylinder radial engine. One of the premier piston-driven aircraft engines, it produced up to 2,800 hp and powered airplanes like the B-26 bomber and the P-47 and F4U fighters.

Photo by Holly Marcus
The Pratt and Whitney R-2800 Double Wasp, a double row, 18-cylinder radial engine. One of the premier piston-driven aircraft engines, it produced up to 2,800 hp and powered airplanes like the B-26 bomber and the P-47 and F4U fighters.