::::  World War Two
AICHI D3A “VAL” (15)
Code - 3MA09
Description - AICHI D3A “VAL” x 15 3MA09 Japanese 2 seater diver bomber, operated from land bases as well as carriers. First flown in 1939, over 1,100 were eventually built. 129 were at Pearl Harbour, and Vals sank the Hermes, Cornwall and Dorsetshire. They served throughout the war, though often as Kamikaze aircraft at the end. Max Speed 293 m.p.h. Armament 3 x 7.7mm M.G.s Bomb Load 816 lb