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PT-22 Overhead

Ryan PT-22 “Recruit”

The Ryan PT-22 “Recruit” monoplane trainer met the increased training need for pilots and aircrews as US air forces rapidly expanded in the early 1940s.
Tiger Moth Cockpits

de Havilland DH.82 “Tiger Moth”

The de Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth is a single-engine biplane developed as a trainer for military and civil operators as well as for private touring customers as well as a trainer for military and civil operators.
T-33

Lockheed T-33A “Shooting Star”

Based on the P-80, the Lockheed T-33A “Shooting Star,” trained pilots to fly jet aircraft as jets replaced propeller-driven aircraft at the end of WWII.
Jungmeister

Bücker Bü-133 “Jungmeister”

A popular aerobatic aircraft, the Bücker Bü-133 “Jungmeister” biplane is an advanced trainer built in Germany before WWII and in Spain during the war.
Glasflugel BS-1

Glasflügel BS-1

Designed by Bjorn Stender, the Glasflügel BS-1 is a West German, open class glider and considered one of the first soaring sailplanes of the 1960s.
1903 Wright Flyer (Model)

1903 Wright Flyer (Model)

The 1903 Wright Flyer (Model) marks the first flight of a piloted, controlled, powered, heavier-than-air machine in sustained flight.
JN-4D Jenny

Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny”

Many pilots in the US Army trained on the Curtiss JN-4D “Jenny” during World War I before being sent to combat in Europe.