Wings of Fury Trivia
In October 2008 a Windows remake of the game by fans and in full 3D was released under the title Wings of Fury 2.
The disk copy protection for the Apple II version was implemented by Roland Gustafsson. It is an "18 sector" protection. There are 6 large sectors on each track that contain the equivalent of 3 sectors worth of data from a normal Apple II Dos 3.3 disk (6*3=18).
On February 29, 1992, Wings of Fury, except the GBC version, was put on the infamous German index by the BPjS. For more information about what this means and to see a list of games sharing the same fate, take a look here: BPjS/BPjM indexed games.
There is a japanese version from Brøderbund Japan for the X68000 computer. You fly with a Zero against US troops. The same game principle.
The EGA mode of the game features only 12 colors, and is also faster than the CGA mode.