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The Museum's Fokker Dr.I Reproduction (Photo by Heath Moffatt)

Fokker Dr.I Reproduction

One of the most famous and recognizable fighters of World War I the Fokker Dr.I was built in response to the earlier success of Sopwith's Triplane.

The Museum's Fokker E.III Reproduction (Photo by Heath Moffatt)

Fokker E.III Reproduction

With its mid-wing monoplane design and distinct comma tail, Fokker's E-series fighter is one of the most recognizable aircraft of World War I.

The Museum's Task Silhouette

Franks Task Silhouette

The Silhouette is a modern, all-composite sport aircraft designed as a kit for home-builders. It was designed in 1984 by...

FM-2 Wildcat on display in the Personal Courage Wing

General Motors (Eastern Aircraft Division) FM-2 Wildcat

Originally designed as a biplane in the rapidly evolving aeronautical climate of 1936, the Grumman Wildcat quickly...

The Museum's Goodyear F2G-1 Super Corsair on display in the Great Gallery

Goodyear F2G-1 Super Corsair

Big, robust, and fast, the Goodyear F2G was often referred to as the "Super Corsair" for good reason. Designed and produced...

The Museum's Goodyear FG-1D Corsair on display in the Personal Courage Wing (Photo by Heath Moffatt)

Goodyear FG-1D Corsair

The Chance Vought F4U Corsair is considered the premier Navy and Marine fighter of World War II. The Corsair, along with...

The Museum's Granville Brothers Gee Bee Z "City of Springfield" on display in the Great Gallery (Photo by Heath Moffatt)

Granville Brothers Gee Bee Z "City of Springfield" Reproduction

Like so many young people in the 1920s, Zantford Granville took a keen interest in the burgeoning field of aviation. He...

The Museum's Grumman A-6E Intruder on display on the South Lawn

Grumman A-6E Intruder

In the years following the Korean War, the A-6 was designed as a tough and versatile all-weather bomber to replace the...

EA-6B Prowler flies over the Museum of Flight

Grumman EA-6B Prowler

The Grumman (now Northrop Grumman) EA-6B Prowler is an electronic warfare aircraft that was operated by the U.S. Navy and...

The Museum's Grumman F-14A Tomcat at NAS Oceana, Virginia, in 1976

Grumman F-14A Tomcat

The failure of the General Dynamics F-111B to meet U.S. Navy requirements for an advanced carrier-based air-superiority...

The Museum's Grumman F9F-8 (F-9J) Cougar on display in the Great Gallery

Grumman F9F-8 (F-9J) Cougar

The F9F Cougar is the swept-wing variant of its forerunner, the F9F Panther -- Grumman's first jet fighter plane. As MiG-15s...

A Heath Parasol

Heath Parasol

Edward Heath, born in 1888, received most of his engineering training at Chicago's Lane Technical High School and in the...