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Mitchell B-25 “Photo Fanny” – N3675G

Serial #: 44-30423 Construction #: 108-33698 Civil Registration: N3675G Model(s): B-25J TB-25J EB-25J JB-25J Name: Photo Fanny Status: Airworthy Last info: 2002 History: Delivered to USAAF as 44-30423, 19??. - Stored at Davis Monthan AFB, AZ, Aug. 1958-1959. National Metals, Phoenix, AZ, July 30, 1959-1960. - Registered as N3675G. John Carter & John Jacobson, Rancho Cordova, CA, Mar. 1960. John Jacobson, Sacramento, CA, 1965. Ed Maloney/The Air Museum, Ontario, CA, 1965-1973. James E. Maloney/Planes Of Fame, Chino, CA., Nov. 1973-2002. - Flew as Shangrila (later Betty Grable). - Currently flown as Photo Fanny. - Flew in movie Forever Young. - Flew off carrier USS Constellation for movie Pearl Harbor off California as 02261, Sept. 2000.

North American P-51 Mustang “Wee Willy 2” – N7715C

Serial Number      44-84961A      Type Registration      Co-Owned Manufacturer Name     NORTH AMERICAN     Certificate Issue Date     04/15/2005 Model     F-51D     Status     Valid Type Aircraft     Fixed Wing Single-Engine     Type Engine     Reciprocating Pending Number Change     None     Dealer     No Date Change Authorized     None     Mode S Code     52467710 MFR Year     1944     Fractional Owner     NO Registered Owner Name     HINTON STEVEN J TRUSTEE Street     7000 MERRILL AVE STE 17 City     CHINO     State     CALIFORNIA County     SAN BERNARDINO     Zip Code     91710-9084 Country     UNITED STATES Airworthiness Engine Manufacturer     PACKARD     Classification     Standard Engine Model     LIBERTY     Category     None A/W Date     04/05/1999

Gruman Albatross HU-16B – N44HQ

Serial Number      51-025      Type Registration      Corporation Manufacturer Name     GRUMMAN     Certificate Issue Date     08/15/2008 Model     HU-16B     Status     Valid Type Aircraft     Fixed Wing Multi-Engine     Type Engine     Reciprocating Pending Number Change     None     Dealer     No Date Change Authorized     None     Mode S Code     51244402 MFR Year     1951     Fractional Owner     NO Registered Owner Name     N44HQ LLC Street     31280 OAK CREST DR STE 5 City     WESTLAKE VILLAGE     State     CALIFORNIA County     LOS ANGELES     Zip Code     91361-5683 Country     UNITED STATES Airworthiness Read more »

North American B-25J “Pacific Prowler” – N1042B

Serial #: 44-30823 Construction #: 108-34098 Civil Registry: N1042B Model(s): B-25J TB-25J VB-25J VB-25N Name: Pacific Prowler Status: Airworthy Last Info: 2005 History: Ralph Richardson, Yakima, WA, 1958. - Registered as N1042B. - Purchased damaged from USAF for $835. -- Aircraft had been damaged during gear-up landing. Earnest Lee & Arb Osen, Yakima, WA, Oct. 1958. Wenatchee Air Service Inc, Wenatchee, WA, Dec. 1958-1962. Tallmantz Aviation, Santa Ana, CA, May 17, 1962-1985. - Fitted with camera nose for use as camera ship. - Used in movie "Catch 22", 1968-1969. Dennis M. Sherman/Sherman Aircraft Sales, West Palm Beach, FL, 1985-1987. Dean Martin/Consolidated Aviation Enterprises, Burlington, VT, Nov. 1987-1989. Universal Aviation Corp, Dover, DE, Mar. 1989-1992. - Operated by Aces High Ltd, North Weald, UK, Apr. 9, 1988-1995. -- Flew as 430823/69/Dolly. World Jet Inc, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Jan. 30, 1995-2002. - Camera nose replaced by glasshouse nose, Kissimee, FL, 1996. - Flew as "Girls Rule". - Operated by John Lister, San Antonio, TX, 2000-2002. -- Flown as "Top Secret". Jim Terry, Aug. 2003-2004 - Flown as "Pacific Prowler".