Sunday, July 13, 2003

Planes on display

These are the aircraft expected to be on display at the show:

Inventing Flight Era

1895 Lilienthal Glider

1896 Chanute/Herring Glider

1896 Langley Aerodrome #5

1899 Wright Kite (first test bed of Wright's revolutionary aircraft control system)

1900 Wright Glider (Wright brothers' first manned flights)

1901 Wright Glider (learned the need for further research in lift)

1902 Wright Glider (the solution to lift and control problems)

1903 Wright Flyer I (Wrights' first controlled powered flights)

1905 Wright Flyer 3 (first truly practical aircraft)

1906 Ellehammer Flyer Model

1911 Wright Model B

1911 Wright Flyer *

2003 Wright Flyer

World War I Era

Fokker Dr. 1 *

Fokker DV11 *

Nieuport 23 *


Sopwith F1 *

Golden Age Era

Douglas DC-3 *

Ford Trimotor *

1929 New Standard Biplane

Spirit of St. Louis *

TWA Super Connie

World War II Era

B-17 Flying Fortress *

B-24 Liberator *

B-25 Mitchell *


C-47 Skytrain

1941 Ercoupe PQ-13

F4-U Corsair *

F6F Hellcat *

Hawker Hurricane *

Grumman Widgeon

Ju-52 *

Kate *


* aircraft that will fly during the show

P-38 Lightning *

P-40 Warhawk *

P-47 *

P-51C "Red Tail" *

P-51 Mustang *

SB2C Helldiver


1941 Stearman

1944 Stinson L-5

Supermarine Spitfire *

AT-6 Texan

T-28 Trojan

T-34A Mentor

1950 T-50 "Bamboo Bomber" *

TBM Avenger *

Jet Age Era (including Korean and Vietnam wars)

Ah-1 Cobra Gunship

CV-2 Caribou

DeHavilland Vampire *

F-100 "Super Sabre" *

L-19D Bird Dog

L-29 Delphin

OH-6 Loach

OH-58 Scout

OV-1B Mohawk

TS-11 Iskra Jet

UH-1 Med-A-Vac

UH-1H Huey

Current and Future Era


McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom

Panavia Tornado

U.S. Air Force

A-10 Warthog

B-1 Lancer

B-52H Stratofortress

C-17 Globemaster

C-141 Hanoi Taxi

F-16A Fighting Falcon

F-16 Fighting Falcon

F-117 Nighthawk



U.S. Navy

E-2C Hawkeye

F-14 Tomcat


P-3 Orion




U.S. Army

HH-60 Med-A-Vac Operational

UH69A Med-A-Vac Operational


Super Guppy

F/A-18 Hornet (active aerolastic wing)

F/A-18 Hornet (chase plane)

Global Hawk UAV

Lear Jet 23

Twin Otter

T-38 Talon

Douglas DC-3

A-Star Helicopter & C-172

Commercial &

General Aviation Aircraft

Boeing 727

Douglas DC-10 (flying eye hospital)

C-208 Cargo Aircraft

* aircraft that will fly during the show

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