How Pratt & Whitney Changed Aviation

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Pratt & Whitney built arpound 50% of all the allied aero engines used in WW2 and nearly all of the them were based on one ground braking engine that changed military aviation and produced some of the toughest engines of the war that proved pivitol during the war in the Pacific against the Japanese and greatly helped in Europe too. This is the story of the Prat and Whitney Wasp and its desendants.

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Written, researched and presented by Paul Shillito
Images and footage : US DoD, US Navy, Pratt & Wihitney, Curtiss Wright, stcroixair,
Classic Aero Machining Service, Christian Sturm, herbcrosby

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