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The twin-engine, two-seat Dinah was designed to fly at altitudes up to 34,400 feet, where, with a top speed of nearly 350 knots, it had little trouble evading Allied interceptors. 7-mm machine gun to save weight. Although it was built for the JAAF, this highly successful reconnaissance aircraft was also used by JNAF fighter units. With authorized establishments that included eight reconnaissance planes each, the Japanese navy’s 204th, 252nd, and 253rd Kokutai regularly flew Dinah missions over the Slot.
The P-39s of the 68th FS were recruited for ground support; the sister squadron frequently shared this duty with the 67th. The 70th FS arrived in mid-December to begin its tour with twenty Airacobras. Most of the pilots of the 67th FS returned to the Canal from Christmas leave on 29 December to begin a third tour. Though the 12th FS participated briefly in Operation KE’s preliminaries, most of the squadron’s pilots had rotated out to Efate, New Caledonia—call sign Roses—during KE’s critical evacuation phase.
The Faisi-based R Homen Koku Butai was formed on 5 September 1942. S. fighters. The Nakajima A6M2-N Rufe was designed as an amphibious version of the Mitsubishi A6M2 Zeke, sporting identical firepower. Because of its pontoons, however, its maximum speed fell below 250 knots, and its overall performance suffered. Nevertheless, it could still cruise as far as Guadalcanal from seaplane tenders operating furtively in the Slot or from the 802nd and 958th Kokutai’s shared anchorage and ramp-equipped servicing facility at Nila, on Poporang Island.