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Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Unrestored
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1956
Remarks: Converted to QF-100D Target Drone. Suffered tail damage in 1988 when hit by AIM-120 air-to-air missile fired from F-15 at Holloman AFB.

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1952
Remarks: The Museum’s F-86E was assigned to Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas until it was involved in an incident and scraped in 1954.

North American F-86F 'Sabre'

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1953
Remarks: Initially based at Nellis Air Force Base, this aircraft was sold to Argentina Air Force where it served for 26 years.

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Unrestored
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1953
Remarks: Transferred to U.S. Navy China Lake and converted to QF-86H target drone.

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Unrestored
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1954
Remarks: Single seat fighter-bomber with U.S. Navy from 1955 until 1962.

Aircraft Type: Reconnaissance/Liaison
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1947
Remarks: Designed as a four-seat general aviation aircraft after WWII. Navions would also serve with the USAF, US Army, and Air National Guard performing reconnaissance and liaison duties during the 1950s and 1960s.

Aircraft Type: Reconnaissance/Liaison
Aircraft Status: Restoring to Flight
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1943
Remarks: Observation aircraft developed prior to WWII. During the war, the O-47 served as a target tug, coastal patrol, and anti-submarine patrol.

North American P-51A 'Mustang'

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1943
Remarks: Served as an instructional airframe during WWII. It is currently the only authentic flying P-51A.

North American P-51D 'Mustang'

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1945
Remarks: This P-51D performed all of its military service after WWII. It has the distinction of being the longest privately held P-51 under the same owner.

North American P-51D 'Mustang'

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1944
Remarks: Served with several Air National Guard units after WWII. Converted into successful Air Racer. Rebuilt after crash to current configuration.

North American P-51D 'Mustang'

Aircraft Type: Air Racer
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1944
Remarks: This aircraft was a Reno Air Races winner and World Speed Record Holder, named: 'Voodoo'.

Aircraft Type: Trainer
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Grand Canyon/Valle
Year Built: 1954
Remarks: Piston-engine primary trainer used by US Air Force and US Navy/Marine Corps from 1950 until the 1980s.

Aircraft Type: Trainer
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Grand Canyon/Valle
Year Built: 1954
Remarks: Used as a trainer by the US military, the T-28 also served as a combat aircraft for the Republic of Vietnam Air Force during the Vietnam War.

Aircraft Type: Trainer
Aircraft Status: Unrestored
Manufacturer: North American Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1960
Remarks: Provided introductory jet aircraft training to U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps student aviators from 1959 until 2008.

Aircraft Type: Transport
Aircraft Status: Restoring to Static Display
Manufacturer: Northrop Aircraft Corporation
Location: Storage
Year Built: 1931
Remarks: One of only 17 Northrop Alphas built.

Aircraft Type: Interceptor
Aircraft Status: Unrestored
Manufacturer: Northrop Aircraft Corporation
Location: Storage
Year Built: 1954
Remarks: First aircraft designed as an all-weather interceptor and the first equipped with guided missiles and air-to-air nuclear weapons.

Aircraft Type: Sport Aircraft
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Barney Oldfield Aircraft Company
Location: Grand Canyon/Valle
Year Built: 1999
Remarks: Scaled-down homebuilt of 'Great Lakes Sports Trainer.'

Aircraft Type: Trainer
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: Pilatus Aircraft
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1946
Remarks: This was a post-war trainer for Swiss Air Force.

Aircraft Type: Reconnaissance/Liaison
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: Piper
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1943
Remarks: Military variant of Piper J-3 Cub used for WWII reconnaissance work.

Aircraft Type: Aerobatic
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Pitts Aerobatic
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1986
Remarks: Aerobatic aircraft capable of upside-down take-offs and landings. Developed and flown by Craig Hoskins.

Aircraft Type: Trainer
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: PZL-Mielec
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1970
Remarks: Polish-built jet trainer for Warsaw Pact nations.

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