These photographs were made on 18 September 2012. Click on the image for the full-size, high-resolution photo.
Curtiss-Wright B-14-B, Speedwing.
One of only two Speedwing aircraft built and the only one surviving .
|Douglas A-1E Skyraider|
|Douglas C-53D Skytrooper (basically a DC-3)|
|North American F-86F Sabre|
|McDonnell Douglas F-4C Phantom|
|Lockheed EC-121D Warning Star|
|Sikorsky CH-3E Jolly Green Giant|
|BQM-167 Skeeter Aerial Target|
|North American T-6G Texan trainer|
|North American T-28B Trojan trainer|
|McDonnell-Douglas A-4C Skyhawk|
|General Electric I-16 (J31) Whittle jet
This is one of the first jet engines manufactured in the United States. It is a copy of the British engine developed by Sir Frank Whittle. The first flight using a GE Whittle occurred on 1 October 1942.
|Project Mercury MC-2 Pressure Suit
This is the training suit worn by Project Mercury astronaut Gordon Cooper who make the final flight in the Mercury series.