World War II aircrew throat microphones

Contributed by WilliamIrwin

World War II aircrew throat microphones

Normal-to-us microphones would be impracticable in very noisy aircraft with crew wearing oxygen masks. These as a pair fitted on the throat next to the voice box for inter-crew and air-ground communication.

I tested one and it worked immediately - maybe 70 years since manufacture.

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  • 1. At 18:48 on 3 June 2011, new_germany wrote:

    "Never the good is brought by wars, you, peace, is what we all long for."

    On the 16th of March 2001, Coventry´s cross of the nails has been handed over ot the City of Würzburg, Germany.

    Each year between 9.25 and 9.42 p.m., the time of the RAF air raid Bomber group Nr. 5, all bells of the 35 churches of Würzburg, destructed in one of the most mercyless air raids the UK launched in WWII, ring as a
    MEMORIAL REQUIEM
    + 16th March 1945 City of Würzburg totally destructed by
    256 high explosive bombs
    300.000 incendiary bombs
    5.000 victims: women, children, old people


    unknown number of refugees

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