Post Tagged with: "P-40 Warkhawk"

This aircraft is based upon the remains of P-40N 42-104977, a WWII combat veteran which then-1st Lt. Joel Dixon Thorvaldson flew over New Guinea with the 8th Fighter Squadron’s Blacksheep in the 49th Fighter Group, 5th Air Force.

Rare WWII P-40N Warhawk to visit Peachtree City, Offer Training Flights to the Public

A rare 1940s P-40N Warhawk fighter plane will arrive in Peachtree City, Ga., for instructional flights Feb. 9-11 at the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Dixie Wing Warbird Museum at Atlanta Regional Airport- Falcon Field. The Curtiss P-40N Warhawk, owned and operated by Warbird Adventures in Kissimmee, Fla., is fully configured […]

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The CAF P-40 Warhawk. Photo by Glenn Watson

Living Aviation History Day Features “Flying Tigers”

The American Volunteer Group (AVG), known as the “Flying Tigers,” successfully battled the Japanese in the sky under the command of Gen. Claire Chenault before the United States entered World War II. The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Dixie Wing Warbird Museum will feature the story of the Flying Tigers in […]

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