Moving back in time now this is a P 51 D. Also known as a Mustang. This is my favorite airplane. Just some quick history it was designed to escort bombers all the way to Berlin and back during World War II.
Flight Lieutenant A. Costello of No. 112 Squadron RAF poses beside his Curtiss Kittyhawk at Sidi Heneish in Egypt (April The rugged, American-built (known to the RAF as the Tomahawk and Kittyhawk) came to symbolize the Desert Air Force.