Fighting the U-boats
A Mosquito B Mk. IV
With one exception (the Anson) these were bombers pushed into a maritime role.
de Havilland Mosquito,
Armstrong Whitworth Whitley,
Lockheed Ventura and Harpoon,
Operating from fleet carriers or more usually escort carriers.
F4F Wildcat / Martlet and
Martin PBM Mariner,
Short Sunderland and PBY Catalina.
Very-Long Range aircraft
These aircraft helped to reduce the mid-ocean air gap utilized by U-boats.
Handley Page Halifax, B-17 Flying Fortress, and