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Aircraft Type: General Aviation
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: Fairchild Aircraft
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1936
Remarks: This aircraft was originally built with seaplane floats for water take-offs and landings.

Aircraft Type: Trainer
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: Fairchild Aircraft
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1943
Remarks: Enclosed canopy version of PT-19. Used primarily by Royal Canadian Air Force to train pilots in colder climate of Canada.

Aircraft Type: Reconnaissance/Liaison
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Moraine Saulnier
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1945
Remarks: French-built version of Fieseler Fi 156D.

Aircraft Type: Unmanned Flying Bomb
Aircraft Status: Replica
Manufacturer: Gerhard Fieseler Werke
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1945
Remarks: Replica built by Republic Ford as JB-2 Loon.

Aircraft Type: General Aviation
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Fleet Aircraft
Location: Grand Canyon/Valle
Year Built: 1929
Remarks: Designed by Major Reuben Fleet as a smaller version of the military PT-3 trainer, this was the first aircraft specifically intended for the civilian flight training market.

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: Flug Werk GmbH
Location: Chino
Year Built: Replica built in 2009 based on 1944 aircraft
Remarks: Over 20,000 Fw190 aircraft were built from 1939 until 1945, making this aircraft one of the mainstays of the German Luftwaffe of WWII.

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Replica
Manufacturer: Fokker-Flugzeugwerke
Location: Chino
Year Built: Replica built 1980 based on 1917 aircraft
Remarks: One of the most identifiable aircraft of the Great War, Baron Manfred von Richthofen got 19 of his 80 victories in this type of fighter.

Aircraft Type: Trainer
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Folland Aircraft
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1963
Remarks: Fast jet trainer built for the Royal Air Force in the 1960s and 1970s.

General Motors TBM-3E 'Avenger'

Aircraft Type: Torpedo Bomber
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: General Motors Company
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1945
Remarks: General Motors built over 7,500 Avengers, based on the original Grumman design.

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Gloster Aircraft Company
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1948
Remarks: This aircraft served with the Royal Air Force Air Defense System from 1948 to 1954.

Aircraft Type: Airship
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Goodyear Airship Operations
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1979
Remarks: Served on Goodyear Blimps 'Enterprise' (N1A) and 'Spirit of America' (N10A).

Aircraft Type: Air Racer
Aircraft Status: Replica
Manufacturer: Granville Brothers Aircraft
Location: Chino
Year Built: Replica based on 1931 aircraft
Remarks: The R-1 Racer won the 1932 Thompson Trophy piloted by Jimmy Doolittle.

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation
Location: Grand Canyon/Valle
Year Built: 1957
Remarks: One of six original F-11F assigned to the Blue Angels in 1957.

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Unrestored
Manufacturer: Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1946
Remarks: Two-seater Night Fighter version of F7F used by USMC.

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1955
Remarks: This aircraft was originally based at El Toro Marine Corps Air Station.

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Replica
Manufacturer: Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation
Location: Grand Canyon/Valle
Year Built: 1956
Remarks: Replica built 1956 based on 1942 UC-103 trainer.

Grumman OV-1A 'Mohawk'

Aircraft Type: Reconnaissance/Liaison
Aircraft Status: Restoring to Flight
Manufacturer: Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1960
Remarks: This aircraft was the second OV-1 produced by Grumman.

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Aeroplanes Hanriot et Cie
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1917
Remarks: WWI Combat Veteran

Aircraft Type: Air Racer
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: William Hanson
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1974
Remarks: This popular Formula 1 Air Racer began its career in 1971 as 'Thunderchicken.' It later achieved marginal success at the Reno Air Races in the 1970s and 1980s as 'Sump ‘n Else.'

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Hawker Siddeley
Location: Offsite: Pima Air Museum
Year Built: 1958
Remarks: Export version of the Hunter F.6 manufactured for Switzerland.

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Replica
Manufacturer: Heinkel Flugzeugwerke
Location: Chino
Year Built: Replica based on 1939 aircraft
Remarks: One of the fastest fighter aircraft in the world at the time of its first test flight. Yet only 19 prototypes were ever built.

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