A6M5b & c variants (The armored Zeros) Over the course of its production, the Zero was gradually upgraded to include additional features. It was not
Re-evaluating the A6M Zero – Mixed vs. Uniform Armament
Essential Question: Why did the Zero have two different types of guns? There is an interesting difference in the armament philosophies between the Axis and
Re-evaluating the A6M Zero – Why was it unarmored?
Essential Question: Why didn’t the Japanese A6M Zero have armor and self-sealing fuel tanks? Much has been said about the Zero’s lack of survivability features,