Tuskegee Airmen

African American Military Pilots

What were they?

The Tuskegee Airmen were the first black military air pilots. They fought in WW2 and were trained at moton field.

They flew fighter planes called The Bell P-39 Airacobra.

How did they become pilots?

Franklin D. Roosevelt allowed them to become fighter pilots.

Are there any living Tuskegee Airmen?

There are about 32 living Tuskegee Airmen.
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