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Boeing B-47 Stratojet

-Number of engines on the inboard and outboard pylons varies

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Fairchild UC-27/F-27A (none)

-Military variant of the Fairchild F-27 (none)

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Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker

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Lockheed Q-Star/YO-3 (none)

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Douglas C-74 Globemaster

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North American B-25 Mitchell

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Convair B-36 Ficon

-Altered Q slide, FICON was used w/the RF-84

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Lockheed C-5 Galaxy

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Cirrus T-53A (none)

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Fokker C-31A Troopship

-US Army parachute aircraft

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BAe C-29A (none)

-Operated exclusively by the FAA, seen exclusively in this paint scheme

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Republic RF-84F Thunderflash

-If you look at the picture you will notice ONE engine. It has a freaking camera in the nose, hence FLASH

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Boeing RC-135S Cobra Ball

-Ribbed things on side, enlarged radar cone

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North American F-86 Sabre

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Convair B-32 Dominator

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Lockheed C-141 Starlifter

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Vought F7U Cutlass

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Vultee A-31/35 Vengeance

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Helio AU-24A Stallion

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DeHavilland of Canada U1-B Otter

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Douglas O-38 (none)

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Dehavilland EO-5B Dash 7

can also be seen as EO-5C

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Beechcraft C-12J Huron

-This aircraft must be distinguished as the C-12J Huron, just C-12 is wrong

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Beechcraft MC-12W Liberty

-Forward faceing "eye" either side of the cockpit

-Large bump on top of aircraft, with large irregular engines

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North American F-86 Sabre

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Piper L-4 Grasshopper

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Bell P-63 Kingcobra

-Engines is actually located behind the pilot

-Has four blades not three like the P-39, and has a square rudder at the bottom.

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DeHavilland of Canada C-7 Caribou

-Cruciform tail

-Flown by the United States Army Vietnam

edit 10.05.2014: Known in the US army as the C-7

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North American F-100 Super Sabre

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Fairchild C-82 Packet

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Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit

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Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar 

-Spine on the vertical stabilizers

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Boeing L-15 Scout

-Produced in very limited numbers, only 12 according to Wikipedia

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Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II

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Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar

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Douglas C-74 Globemaster

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Lockheed P-38 Lightning

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CASA C-41A Aviocar

-edit 03.31.2016 Justin T: Changed designation from C-212 to C-41A.

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North American T-28 Trojan

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Short C-23 Sherpa

-Short 330 (none) is the civilian variant.

 

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Lockheed F-117A Nighthawk

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Ryan L-17 Navion

-Windoes are a good way to identify this aircraft. In civilian colors there is no number desgination.

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Boeing B-29 Superfortress

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Boeing F8B (none)

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Beechcraft QU-22 Pave Eagle

-Unmanned signal relay aircraft used in the Vietnam war

-The bulge on the nose is an extensive silencing system

-34 built

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Martin B-10 (none)

-Eventually replaced by the Douglas B-18 Bolo in USAAF service. Fairly odd nose with a glass dome that protrudes directly upward.

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Lockheed/Alenia C-27J Spartan 

-Very similar to the Aeritalia G.222 (none), differs in the number of props blades on each engine. The C-27J has 6 a piece.

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Douglas C-110 (none)

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Lockheed P-38 Lightning

-Even during the hey day of the P-51, this was still the most desired aricraft to own by student pilots in America

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Cavalier F-51D Mustang 2

-After market conversion for COIN operations in South America; codename Project Peace Condor

-Tip tanks may or may not be present; also has taller vertical stabilizer

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Stinson L-1/O-49 Vigilant

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Republic F-105 Thunderchief

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North American T-28 Trojan

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General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark/(none)

-Aardvark is not an official name; if it is an option for multiple choice use it, if in a write in put (none)

 

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Curtiss P-36 Hawk

-Bulge where the gear fold up near the wing root

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Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress

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Curtiss F9C Sparrowhawk

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Boeing B-50 Superfortress

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Boeing E-4 (none)

-Advanced airborne command post, 4 of which were built.

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Convair C-131 Samaritan

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Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar

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Helio U-10 Courier

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Douglas C-53 Skytrooper

-D-Day Doll is a well photographed example of this aircraft.

-Similiar to the C-47 Skytrain though this aircraft lacks the large cargo door fitted on the pilot side rear fueselage that the C-47 has. This aircraft is a dedicated troop transport.

-250 built

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Gulfstream C-37B G550

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North American O-47 (none)

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Douglas B-66 Destroyer

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Ford C-3/C-4 (none)

-USAAC Ford Tri-motor

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Beechcraft T-42 Cochise

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Lake LA-4-250 Seawolf

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PZL C-145A Skytruck

-See in one of two paint schemes, all black or the white w/blue stripes

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Lockheed/Alenia C-27J Spartan 

-Very similar to the Aeritalia G.222 (none), differs in the number of props blades on each engine. The C-27J has 6 a piece.

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Lockheed EC-130J Commando Solo

-Mission is to operate as a propaganda machine, hijacking radio, and tv frequencies. This is in addition to everything a regular Herc can do. 

-Note the large antennas the form an 'X' over the vertical stabilizer

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DeHavilland of Canada C-7 Caribou

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Cessna UC-35A Citation Ultra/V

-Specific designation for the Army, the UC-35B is the Citation Encore for the Army

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Gulfstream C-37A Gulfstream V

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North American T-39 Sabreliner

-Manufacturer can be either Rockwell or North American.

-Amount of windows down each side can vary greatly between the different model numbers.

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Pilatus U-28A (none)

-USAF designation for the PC-12

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Slingsby T-3A Firefly

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Northrop T-38 Talon

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Fairchild C-26 Metroliner

 

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Douglas C-110 (none)

-USAAF designation for the DC-5

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Lockheed VC-140 Jetstar

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BAe C-29A (none)

-Operated exclusively by the FAA, always seen in this paint scheme

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North American T-6 Mosquito

-Used in small numbers by during the Korean and Vietnam wars as a forward controlling aircraft. Look for the phosphorus marking rockets under the wings or for the antenna bulge behind the cockpit greenhouse.

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Cessna T-37 Tweet

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Convair TF-102 Delta Dagger

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Northrop F-89 Scorpion

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Helio U-10 Courier

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Grumman OV-1 Mohawk

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North American O-47 (none)

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Bell P-59 Airacomet

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Northrop P-61 Black Widow

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Curtiss O-52 Owl

-203 built and 19 eventually served with the Soviets

-None of the US versions ever saw frontline service

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Douglas A-24 Banshee

-US Army Air Corps version of the SBD Dauntless used by the Marine Corp

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Lockheed EC-121 Warning Star

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Curtiss C-46 Commando

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Convair B-36 Peacemaker

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Boeing C-40 Clipper

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Fairchild C-82 Packet

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North American B-45 Tornado

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General Dynamics EF-111 Raven

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Douglas C-39 (none)

-Hybrid, DC-2 fuselage with DC-3 tail.

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Convair B-36 Peacemaker

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IAI F-21A Kfir Lion Cub

-Leased to the US Navy as a practice agressor aircraft

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Gulfstream C-20F Gulfstream IV

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Beechcraft MC-12W Liberty

-Forward faceing "eye" either side of the cockpit

-Large bump on top of aircraft, with large irregular engines

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Martin B-26 Marauder

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Cessna U-3A (none)

-US Air Force Cessna 310 (none)

-Blue Canoe is Air Force only; very colloquial.

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Grumman OV-1 Mohawk

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Boeing C-22 none

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Beechcraft RC-12 Guardrail

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Rec both

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McDonnell Douglas KC-10 Extender (top)

Lockheed C-141 Starlifter A/B (bottom)

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General Dynamics/Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon

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Douglas C-32 (none)

-Military DC-2, passenger

-No freight door

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North American/Ryan L-17 Navion

-Edit, 5/11 Glenn: changed none to L-17

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Lockheed F-104 Starfighter

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Seversky P-35 (none)

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Taylorcraft L-2 Grasshopper

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Beechcraft UC-43 Traveller

 

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Cessna LC-126 (none)

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Boeing C-17 Globemaster III

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Convair F-102 Delta Dagger

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Boeing P12 (none)

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McDonnell Douglas KC-10 Extender

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Cessna A-37 Dragonfly

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North American P-64/NA-60 (none)

-Tail in most cases, not all, can look like an exact take away from the T-6 Texan built of course by North American.

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Douglas A-20 Havoc

-edit 10/19: replaced Q image, showed a figher derivative (glenn)

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Northrop RF-5E Tigereye

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De Havilland of Canada RO-6A none

 

-Used for range control.

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Cessna UC-35C Citation Ultra/V

-Specific Designation for the USMC, the UC-35D is the encore

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Northrop F-5 Tiger II/Freedom Fighter

-edit 15.01.2016 Justin T: Changed 'A' slide picture, it was the same as the 'Q' side.

 

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Rockwell B-1A (none)

-edit 10.18.2014 Justin: Lancer was not an official name for the B-1A

-edit 3.24.15, removed Navy. The B-1 was strictly an Air Force project that was killed after the Regan era defence budget was decreased

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Cessna UC-35A Citation Ultra/V

-Specific designation for the Army, the UC-35B is the Encore equivalent

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Stinson L-5 Sentinel

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Douglas A-26 Invader

-Cut directly above the engine cowling; flat top to the vertical stabilizer.

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Convair/Stinson L-13 Grasshopper

-May be seen with the wings folded up as shown on the 'Q' slide, also may have a radial variant.

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Boeing B-47 Stratojet

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Cessna UC-35C Citation Ultra/V

-Specific Designation for the USMC the UC-35D is the Citation Encore

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Convair UC-880 (none)

-One developed as a test bed for the US Navy

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North American O-47 (none)

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Aero Commander L-26/U-9B (none)

-If in US Air Force colors the designation may be U-4B, US Army could also be seen as U-9B

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McDonnell Douglas/Boeing F-15 Eagle

 

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Beech T1A Jayawk

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Convair F-106 Delta Dart

-Similar to the Convair F-102 Delta Dagger. The Dart has square engine intakes that are placed further aft than the round intakes on the Dagger. The vertical stabilizer also has a flat top instead of a pointed one found on the dagger.

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Boeing C-17 Globemaster III

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Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor

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Fairchild AC-119 Stinger

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McDonnell-Douglas F-101 Voodoo

-Originally a McDonnell design

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Convair B-58 Hustler

-4 huge powerful engines, itty-bitty wheels

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Bell FM-1 Airacuda

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Bell FM-1 Airacuda

-13 produced as heavy fighter aircraft in the 1930s

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Rockwell B1-B Lancer

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Grumman OV-1 Mohawk

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Republic RF-84F Thunderflash

-Very similar to the F-84F Thunderstreak, the biggest difference being in that the F-84F has one engine intake in the nose as opposed to the 2 in the wing roots

-"Flash stands for camera in the nose" -Ross Oleck

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North American F-86D Sabre Dog

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Boeing B-29 Superfortress

-Fifi is the final airworthy B-29 in the World.

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Lockheed C-141 Starlifter

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North American B-25 Mitchell

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Rockwell OV-10 Bronco

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Republic P-43 Lancer

-Gear fold into the aircraft, Curtiss P-36 the gear fold away

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Stinson AT-19/V-77 Reliant I

-500 given to the British during WW2 under the lend lease act, thus making them American aircraft despite the paint scheme being British

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DeHavilland Canada U-6A Beaver

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Douglas O-38 (none)

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Federal AT-20 Anson

-American designation for the Avro 19 Anson

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Curtiss A-18 Shrike

-13 Built

-Used operationally

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Gulfstream C-20A Gulfstream III

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McDonnell Douglas KC-10 Extender

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Boeing B-29 Superfortress

-First and only aircraft to deploy nuclear arms against another country, Bockscar dropped bomb Fat Man on Nagasaki in the second nuclear attack, while Enola Gay dropped bomb Little Boy on Hiroshima in the first nuclear attack.

-Fifi is the only currently flying B-29 (corrected on 2/17, glenn)

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Boeing KB-50J Superfortress

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Beechcraft VC-6A (none)

 

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Fairchild At-21 Gunner

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General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark/(none)

-Aardvark is not an officially recognized name for this aircraft, only use as an option for multiple choice

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Cessna U-27A Caravan

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Curtiss P-36 Hawk

Edit 2/26 Glenn

 

 

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Fairchild UC-61 Argus

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Lockheed C-130 Herculese

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McDonnell Douglas KC-10 Extender

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Aeronca L-3 Grasshopper

-Aircraft is incorrectly labled as a Piper L-4 Grasshopper on the Regionals 2013 Rec Test NIFA.

-The Aeronca has a bend in the landing gear strut, a 90 degree rudder break and a somewheat unique cowling

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Rockwell OV-10 Bronco

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Douglas B-23 Dragon

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North American B-25 Mitchell

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Cessna T-47 Citation II

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Stinson L-5 Sentinel

-Compared to the other 'L' designated aircraft the L-5 has a super swoop to the tail, tubular landing gear struts, and differently shaped engine cowl openings.

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Cessna T-41 Mescalero

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Convair F-106 Delta Dart

-Square intakes and flat top to vertical stabilizer

-"The pilot has to throw a dart to get to the engine" Justin Therriault

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Boeing VC-25 (none)

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Boeing E-4 (none)

-Advanced airborne command post, 4 of which were built.

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Northrop Grumman E-8 J-STARS

-edit 05.09.2015 JustinT: Changed manufacturer to Northrop Grumman from Boeing

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DeHavilland DH.89 Dominie

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Lockheed C-60A Lodestar

 

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Pilatus UV-20A Chiricahua

-Two aircraft used by the Golden Knights Army Parachute Team in the 1970s and the 1980s

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Cessna U-17 Skywagon

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Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II

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Aeronca L-16 Champion

-All silver version not designated Grasshopper

-edit 04.26.2015 Justin: Champion confirmed as name on 2013 Regionals Rec Test, (none) has been removed

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Gulfstream C-20A Gulfstream III

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Lockheed VC-140 Jetstar

-May be seen withouth the 'V'

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Douglas A-26 Invader

-Edit 10.09.2016 Justin T: Changed 'A' side picture as it showed a Douglas B-26K Counter Invader

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Douglas B-23 Dragon

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McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle

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Douglas C-124 Globemaster II

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Curtiss AT-9 Jeep

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Boeing E-3 Sentry

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Boeing E-6A Mercury

-Navy's flying command and control

-No dome on top

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Rockwell B-1B Lancer

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Boeing C-17 Globemaster III

-One of a very select few heavy lift aircraft that have a stick has the main control input

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Republic F-105G Thunderchief

-The two-seat Thunderchief was designed for Wild Weasel Missions, that is a mission designated to take out enemy SAM sites. All F-105G aircraft are two seat.

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Lockheed U-2 (none)

-Lockheed U-2R (none) 'Q' side, although in a write in situation it would not be advisable to try and outsmart the test writer.

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Douglas C-53 Skytrooper

-Very similiar to the C-47 Skytrain, this aircraft is a dedicated troop transport and lacks the large cargo door on the left hand side of the fueselage.

-Commonly seen as the D-Day Doll

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CASA C-41A Aviocar

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Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress

-Note that Flying Fortress is two words

-Tail gun is considerably different from other bombers of the Second World War

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Boeing C-32 (none)

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Beechcraft U-8F Seminole

-65 Queen Air in military colors

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DeHavilland of Canada UV-18A Twin Otter

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Martin B-10 (none)

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Cessna U-17 Skywagon

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Gulfstream C-37B (none)

-Military Version of Gulfstream G550

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Republic P-47 Thunderbolt

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Interstate L-6A Grasshopper

-edit 09.09.2014 Justin: A/C is known as the Grasshopper

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Bell P-59 Airacomet

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Douglas C-21/C-26/C-29 Dolphin

-Coast Guard variatn carries the designation RD-1

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Vultee P-66 Vanguard

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Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress

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Republic F-84 Thunderjet

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Fairchild C-123 Provider

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Gulfstream C-37A Gulfstream V

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Cavalier F-51D Mustang 2

-Taller vertical stabilizer than original mustang; may or may not have tip tanks

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North American F-100 Super Sabre

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Boeing KB-50J Superfortress

-Huge vertical stabilizer, additional jet engine, retractable refueling lines

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Aero Commander L-26/U-4B (none)

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Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress

-Final definitive version of the iconic B-17; the chin turret was operated by remote control

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Piper L-4 Grasshopper

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Boeing RC-135W Rivet Joint

-Rivet has a 'V' in it which bears resemblance to the 'W' in RC-135W

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Fairchild C-26 Metroliner

-US Air Force version of the Fairchild 23 Metroliner

 

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Culver PQ-14 Cadet

-Flown by radio controls as a live fire target for gunnery practice

-2,043 produced

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Martin B-26 Marauder

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Douglas P-70 (none)

-Night figher derivative

-Look for radar antenna on the nose or radar bulge in the bomb bay

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Fletcher FD-25 Defender

-13 Built by the United States, intended for service in Vietnam

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Boeing B-52 Stratofortress

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General Dynamics/Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon

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Boeing KC-46A Pegasus

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Consolidated B-24 Liberator

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Convair F-106 Delta Dart

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North American XB-70 Valkyrie

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General Dynamics/Martin RB-57F (none)

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Grumman OA-9/13/JRF-5 Goose

-Civilian version is the G-21 Goose

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Douglas AC-47 Spooky

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Douglas C-133 Cargomaster

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McDonnell F-4 Phantom II

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Boeing VC-137 (none)

-Converted Boeing 707 used for VIP transport

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DeHavilland of Canada E-9A Widget

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Cessna O-2 Skymaster

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Douglas A-24 Dauntless

-US Army Air Corp version of the SBD Dauntless used by the Marine Corp; may also be named Banshee

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Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit

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North American F-100 Super Sabre

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Beechcraft UC-43 Traveller

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Rec Three

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Learjet C-21A (none)

Beechcraft C-12 Huron

McDonnell Douglas C-9A Nightengale II

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Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar

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Boeing/McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle

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Fairchild AU-23 Peacemaker

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Lockheed C-141 Starlifter

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Vultee A-31/A-35 Vengeance

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Vultee A-31/35 Vengeance

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Lockheed F-94 Starfire

-One of a few American fighters/interceptors to have rockets loaded internally

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Northrop T-38 Talon

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Boeing RC-135U Combat Sent

-Smooth things on side

-Chin

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Convair B-58 Hustler

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Vultee P-66 Vanguard

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Grumman OA-14 Widgeon

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Douglas B-18 Bolo

-Based off of the DC-2 and used for a variety of training missions in the pre war and early years of World War II. Meant to replace the Martin B-10 (none)

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Lockheed F-80 Shooting Star

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Rockwell OV-10 Bronco

-What appear to be gear struts on the Q side are optional hard points for missiles

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Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II

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Boeing KC-46A Pegasus

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Northrop F-89 Scorpion

-Development started in 1946 as an all-weather fighter to replace the Northrop P-61 Black Widow. 

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Douglas B-18 Bolo

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Bell P-63 King Cobra

-Engine mounted behind the pilot exactly like the Airacobra; vertical stabilizer has a much sharper angle compared to the Airacobra.

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Douglas C-54 Skymaster

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Cessna U-27A Caravan

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Beechcraft C-12 Huron

-The C-12J Huron is an entirely different Beechcraft airframe.

-Also used by the Navy in a trainer role.

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Aeronca L-16 Champion

-May not always have the 'swoopy' tail that the Champion is known for though this model does

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Lake LA-4-250 Seawolf

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Learjet C-21A (none)

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General Dynamics F-111 (none)/Aardvark

-A lot of debate if (none) or Aardvark should be used. In a write-in situation always use (none). If in a multiple choice pairing use Aardvark if that option exists.

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Republic F-84F Thunderstreak

-Very similar to the Republic RF-84F Thunderflash, the difference being that RF-84F has two engine intakes at the wing roots.

-RF-84F intake moved due to a camera

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Bell P-39 Airacobra

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Convair/Stinson L-13 Grasshopper

-Can be seen in an inline or radial variant, also may have the wings and the horizontal stabilizer folded up

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Boeing KC-97 Stratofreighter

-Confimed that Stratotanker is an incorrect name, 1/23 Glenn

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Boeing C-22 none

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Fairchild A-10 Thunderbolt II

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Douglas C-47A Skytrain

-Members, Clarence Ware left and Charles Plaudo right, of the "Filthy 13" apply warpaint before being dropped into occupied Normandy France

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Cessna O-1 Bird Dog

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Noordyun UC-64 Norseman

-For the civillian model there is no number designation

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Gulfstream C-20F Gulfstream IV

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Cessna T-50 Bobcat

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Beechcraft C-12J Huron

-You must distinguish this aircraft as the C-12J Huron

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North American P-82 Twin Mustang

-Can also be seen as the F-82 (1/23, Glenn)

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Boeing C-32 (none)

 

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Gulfstream C-38 Courier

-Two built, in this case do not use IAI as manufacturer

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Lockheed A-29 Hudson

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Convair F-102 Delta Dagger

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McDonnell Douglas VC-9C (none)

-VIP transport operated by the United States Air Force

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Republic F-84 Thunderjet

-7,524 built according to Wikipedia, over half of them being delivered to NATO nations.

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Boeing E-6B Mercury

-Navy's airborne C&C

-Has the dome on top

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Aeronca L-3 Grasshopper

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Pilatus U-28A (none)

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Fairchild C-123 Provider

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Lockheed C-69 Constellation

-22 built as troop transports. Caution as this aircraft may be mixed up with the C-121.

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Douglas C-21/C-26/C-29 Dolphin

-The US Coast variant carries the designation RD-1

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Lockheed F-94 Starfire

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Lockheed AC-130U Spectre

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Beechcraft U-8F Seminole

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DeHavilland of Canada C-7 Caribou

-Military designation for the DHC-4 Caribou, US Army

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Curtiss P-40 Warhawk

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Dornier C-146A Wolfhound

- Do. 282 used in various roles by the Air Force

-Paint scheme seen below is the most commonly applied scheme

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Lockheed F-5 Lightning

-Unarmed photo recon verionson of the P-38

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Aero Commander L-26/U-9B (none)

-Can also be seen as the U-4B if USAF and U-9B if Army

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Cessna UC-35B Citation Encore/V

-Specific designation for the Army, the UC-35A is the Citation Ultra

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North American B-25 Mitchell

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Consolidated B-24 Liberator

-The B-17 gets most of the credit for bombing Germany into submission; however half of the raids were also carried out by B-24 crews

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Boeing B-47 Stratojet

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Beechcraft MC-12W Liberty

-Forward faceing "eye" either side of the cockpit

-Large bump on top of aircraft, with large irregular engines

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Aeronca L-16 Champion

-May not always have the standard 'swoopy' tail that the Champion is known for

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Brewster SB2A Buccaneer

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Rockwell OV-10 Bronco

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Cessna UC-35B Citation Encore/V

-Specific designation for the Army, the UC-35A is the Ultra

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Fairchild UC-61 Argus

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North American B-25 Mitchell

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Rockwell T-39 Sabreliner

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Lockheed B-34 Lexington

-This is the army designation for the Lockheed PV-1 Ventura, which can be tough to distinguish from the Harpoon.

-Q slide is seen on Justin Therriaut's Star Wars IV A New Hope Rec Test

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DeHavilland of Canada C-7 Caribou

-Known as the DHC-4 in civil colours

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Convair F-106 Delta Dart

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General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark/(none)

-No bulge at the top of the vertical stabilizer

-edit 10.16.2014 Justin: Aardvark is not an official name. If it is an option use it; do not use Aardvark on write ins however.

 

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Cessna LC-126 (none)

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North American T-28 Trojan

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Douglas C-47 Skytrain

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Curtiss O-52 Owl

-Two man observation aircraft the navigator/radio operator could slide the cockpit winshield back to operate a small mounted machine gun.

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Boeing C-17 Globemaster III

-Rounded Top

-No Straight Line Transition

-edit 22.25.2016 Justin T: Change 'A' side picture as it showed a Kuwaiti Air Force C-17

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Douglas C-124 Globemaster II

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Grumman OA-12 Duck

-Naval variant is the J2F

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Lockheed HC-130J Combat King II

-Very difficult to distinguish between all of the Hercules variants, Combat King has pods under the wings for in-flight refueling.

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Lockheed F-117A Nighthawk

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North American A-36 Apache

-Also has rectangular speed brakes on top of the airframe; extra intake ontop of the cowling

-Very similiar to the early model P-51s

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Culver PQ-14 Cadet

-Flown by radio control for target practice

-Since they were built to be destroyed bare necessities were called for

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Lockheed C-40 Electra Junior

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Northrop P-61 Black Widow

-Commonly seen in the all black scheme; very successful night fighter/raider in the Pacific Theater WWII

-First aircraft specifically designed to incorporate radar

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Stinson L-1/O-49 Vigilant

-Rec the blue tailed aircraft in the back of the A slide.

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Lockheed C5 Galaxy

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McDonnell F-4 Phantom II

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Stinson L-1/O-49 Vigilant

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Northrop YC-125 Raider

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Learjet C-21 (none)

-Military version of the Learjet 35

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Fairchild C-123 Provider

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McDonnell F-101 Voodoo

-Early models may not have the nose bump

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Douglas C-124 Globemaster II

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Cessna A-37 Dragonfly

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Douglas C-33 (none)

-Military DC-2, freighter

-Some will have the DC-2 fuselage with a DC-3 tail minus the spine (see below)

 

 

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Republic F-84F Thunderstreak

-Very similar to the Republic RF-84F Thunderflash, the difference being that RF-84F has two engines with the intakes at the wing roots.

 

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Stinson L-1/O-49 Vigilant

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Boeing KC-97 Stratotfreighter

-Aircraft being refueled is a Vought A-7 Corsair II

-Edit 1/23 confirmed that Stratotanker is an incorrect name (Glenn)

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Boeing RC-135W Rivet Joint

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Lockheed EC-130H Compass Call

-Note the antennas under the horizontal stabilizer. Webbing antennas stretch from the vertical stabilizer to the horizontal stabilizer.

-Mission to disrupt enemy command communications

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Timm N2T-1 Tutor

-Seen on the Nationals Test 2014

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Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor

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Lockheed C-5 Galaxy

-Bullet fairing with straight line transition to the vertical stabilizer

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Helio U-5 Twin Courier

-Only 7 built

-Used by the infamous "Air America"

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Rockwell B1B Lancer

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McDonnell-Douglas C-9A Nightengale

-The McDonnell Douglas C-9B is the Skytrain II

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Fairchild Republic T-46A Eaglet

-One production variant was delivered the other 9 were scrapped

-Instead was replaced by the T-6A Texan II

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Cessna U-3A (none)

-Blue Canoe is for Air Force only; very colloquial. 

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Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird

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Douglas B-18 Bolo

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Douglas B-23 Dragon

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Northrop YC-125 Raider

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IAI F-21A Kfir Lion Cub

-Leased to the US Navy as a practice aggressor aircraft

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Douglas A-20 Havoc

-Intake on top of engine cowling; rounded top to the vertical stabilizer.

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