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Aircraft Type: Air Superiority Aircraft
Aircraft Status: Unrestored
Manufacturer: Vought Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1958
Remarks: The Museum’s F8U-1 is a first-production version of the carrier-based air superiority aircraft. The 'Crusaders' were in service with the U.S. Navy from 1957 until 1976.

Aircraft Type: Trainer
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: Vultee Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1944
Remarks: Basic Trainer of the type based at Chino Airport (Cal-Aero Flight Academy) during WWII.

Vultee BT-15 'Movie Conversion Val'

Aircraft Type: Dive Bomber
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: Vultee Aviation
Location: Grand Canyon/Valle
Year Built: 1942
Remarks: Converted to Aichi D3Y 'Val' for 1970 film 'Tora!, Tora!, Tora!'

Aircraft Type: Trainer
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Yakovlev Design Bureau
Location: Grand Canyon/Valle
Year Built: 1958
Remarks: Built as a Nanching CJ-5 in China.

Aircraft Type: Fighter
Aircraft Status: Flying Aircraft
Manufacturer: Yakovlev Design Bureau
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1955
Remarks: Converted in 1955 from Yak-11 Trainer by Aircraft Industries a.s. (LET n.p.).

Aircraft Type: Dive Bomber
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Yokosuka Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1944
Remarks: Allied code name: Judy

Aircraft Type: Kamikaze Attack Aircraft
Aircraft Status: Static Display
Manufacturer: Yokosuka Aviation
Location: Chino
Year Built: 1945
Remarks: This aircraft was captured in Okinawa in 1945.

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