Valiant Genealogy - Jim Irwin's BT-13
The Irwin family’s BT-13 Valiant has come full circle for new caretaker Jim Irwin.
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EAA's Attic - 16 mm Gun Sight Aiming Point Camera
In this month's episode of EAA Attic, we take a look at a gun sight aiming point (GSAP) camera, which was responsible for taking many of the images and film clips that we still have today from WWII aerial combat.
Aviation Adventure Speaker Series: Dr. Harry Friedman Discusses Restoring the Memphis Belle
Dr. Harry Friedman, one of the foremost experts on B-17 Memphis Belle, discussed the restoration. Harry is a director on the Memphis Belle Memorial Association board and co-author of the book Memphis Belle: Dispelling the Myths.
Sole Survivor - B-26K/A-26A Special Kay
One of the warbird highlights at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018 was Special Kay, the only flying Douglas B-26K/A-26A Invader in the world. This twin-engine medium bomber/attack aircraft has been recently restored to its mid-’60s.
Jack Roush - Warbirds of America 2018 Hall of Fame Inductee
Webinar- History of the B-17 Memphis Belle
EAA’s B-17 historian Chris Henry talks about the iconic B-17 Memphis Belle. This must-see presentation will cover not only the combat career of this famous bomber, but also what happened to it after the war, and how it got to where it is now.
If you love warbirds, and if you appreciate seeing rare or, in many cases, truly unique airplanes doing what they were meant to do — fly — then you owe yourself a visit to Chino and the Planes of Fame Air Museum.