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B-17 “Flying Fortress”

B-17 “Flying Fortress”

  The B-17 will be the feature aircraft for February's Aircraft of the Month. See more information on Aircraft of the Month Here. 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: ...

Introducing Aircraft of the Month

Introducing Aircraft of the Month

Hill Aerospace Museum is excited to launch our Aircraft of the Month program! Each month the Hill Aerospace Museum will open one aircraft for a close up and in depth experience! On Friday January 25, 2019 we will have the A-10 "Warthog" open from 10:00am to 3:00pm for...

Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny”

Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny”

Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny” N5001 (S/N 5002)   Crew:                                                 Two Engines:                                            One Curtiss OX-5 reciprocating V-8 of 500 cu in; 90 hp Upper Wingspan:                           43 ft 7 3/8 in Lower...

C-119 “Flying Boxcar”

C-119 “Flying Boxcar”

Fairchild C-119G “Flying Boxcar” RCAF S/N 22107 Crew:                                  Four Engines:                             Two Wright R-3350-85 Cyclone Twin-row 18 cylinder radials; 3,400 hp each Wingspan:                         109 ft 4 in...

B-52G “Stratofortress”

B-52G “Stratofortress”

Boeing B-52 G-100-BW “Stratofortress” S/N: 58-0191   Crew:                                  Six Engines:                             Eight P&W J57-P-43WB turbojets, 13,750 lbs thrust each w/ water injection Wingspan:                         185 ft 0 in...

B-17 “Flying Fortress”

B-17 “Flying Fortress”

  The B-17 will be the feature aircraft for February's Aircraft of the Month. See more information on Aircraft of the Month Here. 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: ...

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Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny”

Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny”

Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny” N5001 (S/N 5002)   Crew:                                                 Two Engines:                                            One Curtiss OX-5 reciprocating V-8 of 500 cu in; 90 hp Upper Wingspan:                           43 ft 7 3/8 in Lower...

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C-119 “Flying Boxcar”

C-119 “Flying Boxcar”

Fairchild C-119G “Flying Boxcar” RCAF S/N 22107 Crew:                                  Four Engines:                             Two Wright R-3350-85 Cyclone Twin-row 18 cylinder radials; 3,400 hp each Wingspan:                         109 ft 4 in...

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B-52G “Stratofortress”

B-52G “Stratofortress”

Boeing B-52 G-100-BW “Stratofortress” S/N: 58-0191   Crew:                                  Six Engines:                             Eight P&W J57-P-43WB turbojets, 13,750 lbs thrust each w/ water injection Wingspan:                         185 ft 0 in...

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B-29 “Superfortress”

B-29 “Superfortress”

Boeing B-29-55-MO “Superfortress” S/N 44-86408 Crew:                                  9-14 Engines:                             Four Wright R-3350-23 radial; 2,200 hp each Wingspan:                         141 ft 3 in Length:                               99 ft 0 in...

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B-17 “Flying Fortress”

B-17 “Flying Fortress”

  The B-17 will be the feature aircraft for February's Aircraft of the Month. See more information on Aircraft of the Month Here. 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: ...

read more
Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny”

Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny”

Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny” N5001 (S/N 5002)   Crew:                                                 Two Engines:                                            One Curtiss OX-5 reciprocating V-8 of 500 cu in; 90 hp Upper Wingspan:                           43 ft 7 3/8 in Lower...

read more
C-119 “Flying Boxcar”

C-119 “Flying Boxcar”

Fairchild C-119G “Flying Boxcar” RCAF S/N 22107 Crew:                                  Four Engines:                             Two Wright R-3350-85 Cyclone Twin-row 18 cylinder radials; 3,400 hp each Wingspan:                         109 ft 4 in...

read more
B-52G “Stratofortress”

B-52G “Stratofortress”

Boeing B-52 G-100-BW “Stratofortress” S/N: 58-0191   Crew:                                  Six Engines:                             Eight P&W J57-P-43WB turbojets, 13,750 lbs thrust each w/ water injection Wingspan:                         185 ft 0 in...

read more
B-29 “Superfortress”

B-29 “Superfortress”

Boeing B-29-55-MO “Superfortress” S/N 44-86408 Crew:                                  9-14 Engines:                             Four Wright R-3350-23 radial; 2,200 hp each Wingspan:                         141 ft 3 in Length:                               99 ft 0 in...

read more
B-17 “Flying Fortress”

B-17 “Flying Fortress”

  The B-17 will be the feature aircraft for February's Aircraft of the Month. See more information on Aircraft of the Month Here. 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: ...

read more
Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny”

Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny”

Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny” N5001 (S/N 5002)   Crew:                                                 Two Engines:                                            One Curtiss OX-5 reciprocating V-8 of 500 cu in; 90 hp Upper Wingspan:                           43 ft 7 3/8 in Lower...

read more
C-119 “Flying Boxcar”

C-119 “Flying Boxcar”

Fairchild C-119G “Flying Boxcar” RCAF S/N 22107 Crew:                                  Four Engines:                             Two Wright R-3350-85 Cyclone Twin-row 18 cylinder radials; 3,400 hp each Wingspan:                         109 ft 4 in...

read more
B-52G “Stratofortress”

B-52G “Stratofortress”

Boeing B-52 G-100-BW “Stratofortress” S/N: 58-0191   Crew:                                  Six Engines:                             Eight P&W J57-P-43WB turbojets, 13,750 lbs thrust each w/ water injection Wingspan:                         185 ft 0 in...

read more
B-29 “Superfortress”

B-29 “Superfortress”

Boeing B-29-55-MO “Superfortress” S/N 44-86408 Crew:                                  9-14 Engines:                             Four Wright R-3350-23 radial; 2,200 hp each Wingspan:                         141 ft 3 in Length:                               99 ft 0 in...

read more
B-17 “Flying Fortress”

B-17 “Flying Fortress”

  The B-17 will be the feature aircraft for February's Aircraft of the Month. See more information on Aircraft of the Month Here. 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: ...

read more
Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny”

Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny”

Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny” N5001 (S/N 5002)   Crew:                                                 Two Engines:                                            One Curtiss OX-5 reciprocating V-8 of 500 cu in; 90 hp Upper Wingspan:                           43 ft 7 3/8 in Lower...

read more
C-119 “Flying Boxcar”

C-119 “Flying Boxcar”

Fairchild C-119G “Flying Boxcar” RCAF S/N 22107 Crew:                                  Four Engines:                             Two Wright R-3350-85 Cyclone Twin-row 18 cylinder radials; 3,400 hp each Wingspan:                         109 ft 4 in...

read more
B-52G “Stratofortress”

B-52G “Stratofortress”

Boeing B-52 G-100-BW “Stratofortress” S/N: 58-0191   Crew:                                  Six Engines:                             Eight P&W J57-P-43WB turbojets, 13,750 lbs thrust each w/ water injection Wingspan:                         185 ft 0 in...

read more
B-29 “Superfortress”

B-29 “Superfortress”

Boeing B-29-55-MO “Superfortress” S/N 44-86408 Crew:                                  9-14 Engines:                             Four Wright R-3350-23 radial; 2,200 hp each Wingspan:                         141 ft 3 in Length:                               99 ft 0 in...

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