These two planes are World War II vintage fighters. The bottom plane is a Bristol Beaufighter. Built in the Britain, it was used as a night fighter in the US Army Air Force until a suitable night fighter could be built in the U.S.

The hanging plane is a Stearman PT-13D Kaydet. This plane was used as a training aircraft in the U.S. from the mid 1930's through World War II. Thousands of pilots trained in the Stearman.

This HDR image was taken at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force near Dayton, Ohio.

http://www.nationalmuseum.af.mil/

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