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B-29A 44-61669 “49 Three feathers”

The B-29 at the March Field Museum is an A model serial number 44-61669. It was delivered to the USAAF on 5 May 1945 at the Boeing facility in Renton, Washington.   It was assigned to the 20th Air Force, 73rd Bomb Wing, 500th Bomb Group, 833rd Bomb Squadron flying combat missions out of Saipan. […]

Chance Vought F4U-5N “Corsair” Night Fighter

Production began in 1946 with an order for 223. At that time, interest in night and all-weather fighters had grown to such an extent that the Navy ordered a large number of airplanes in the first group converted to night fighters (F4U-5N’s). This version is easily distinguished by its two-foot diameter radar dome in the […]

Convair BT-15 “VAL” Replica

Used in the movie Tora, Tora, Tora. Serial Number      11513      Type Registration      Corporation Manufacturer Name     CONVAIR     Certificate Issue Date     12/17/1999 Model     BT-15     Status     Valid Type Aircraft     Fixed Wing Single-Engine     Type Engine     Reciprocating Pending Number Change     None     Dealer     No Date Change […]

North American B-25H “Barbie Three” N5548N

Serial Number      43-4106      Type Registration      Corporation Manufacturer Name     NORTH AMERICAN     Certificate Issue Date     07/08/2009 Model     B-25H     Status     Valid Type Aircraft     Fixed Wing Multi-Engine     Type Engine     Reciprocating Pending Number Change     None     Dealer     No Date Change Authorized     None     Mode S […]