C-124C “Globemaster II”

C-124C “Globemaster II”

Douglas C-124C “Globemaster II” S/N 53-0050 Crew:   Eight Engines:   Four Pratt & Whitney R4360-63A radials; 3,800 hp each Wingspan:   174 ft 1 in Length:   130 ft 0 in Height:   48 ft 4 in Weight:   max: 216,000 lbs Speed:   max: 271 mph at sea...
F-16A “Fighting Falcon”

F-16A “Fighting Falcon”

General Dynamics F-16A “Fighting Falcon” S/N 79-0388 Crew:   One Engine:   One Pratt & Whitney F-100-PW-200 turbofan; 23,830 lbs thrust in afterburner Wingspan:   32 ft 9 1/2 in Length:   49 ft 3 1/2 in Height:   16 ft 8 1/2 in Weight:   empty: 16,285...
B-17 “Flying Fortress”

B-17 “Flying Fortress”

Boeing B-17G-90-DL “Flying Fortress” S/N 44-83663 Crew:  Ten Engines:  Four Wright Cyclone R-1820-97 radial; 1,200 hp each Wingspan:  103 ft 9 3/8 in Length:  74 ft 4 in Height:  19 ft 3 in Weight:  empty: 36,135 lbs; maximum: 72,000 lbs Speed:  cruise:...
Carl Wolfram Plane Talk February 4, 2017

Carl Wolfram Plane Talk February 4, 2017

Carl Wolfram Plane Talk — February 4, 2017 — The Other Side of the Story An awesome Plane Talk last Saturday! Carl Wolfram, an Ogden resident, spoke at Hill Aerospace Museum’s Plane Talk Series. As a young, curious boy in Hammelburg, Germany, Carl...