>> Friday, July 13, 2012
To Aru Hikuushi he no Tsuioku (Recollection of a Certain Pilot) is a light novel series by Koroku Inumura and illustrated by Haruyuki Morisawa.
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Synopsis: The story revolves around Charles Karino, a Revaamu Empire mercenary aerial pilot who mans the twin-seater reconnaissance seaplane Santa Cruz. One day, he receives a preposterous assignment: to fly solo over 12,000 kilometers of enemy waters to protect a girl named Fana del Moral. Fana happens to be the next in line to the empire's throne and a girl possessing beauty "equal to 5,000 beams of light."
NOTE: This has a spin-off series entitled "To Aru Hikuushi he no Koiuta" and "To Aru Hikuushi he no Yasoukyoku".