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Snapshots

  1. Wing Walker

    Snapshot Title: Wing Walker
    Taken by: mhowell15101

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:



  2. Da Mouth!

    Snapshot Title: Da Mouth!
    Taken by: Nathan Wong

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Love that paint job!



  3. Vought F4U-4 Corsair NX240CF

    Snapshot Title: Vought F4U-4 Corsair NX240CF
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Vought F4U-4 Corsair NX240CF flew for the US Navy as BuNo 97359. It is powered by a Pratt & Whitney R-2800 two-bank, 18-cylinder radial engine.



  4. Douglas SBD-5 Dauntless NX670AM

    Snapshot Title: Douglas SBD-5 Dauntless NX670AM
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Douglas SBD-5 Dauntless NX670AM of the Planes of Fame Museum. It was built as Navy BuNo 28536 but delivered to the Royal New Zealand Air Force as NZ5062. After the war it was used as a wind machine by...



  5. Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat N1078Z Minsi III

    Snapshot Title: Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat N1078Z Minsi III
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat N1078Z Minsi III carries Grumman construction number A-5634 and flew for the US Navy as BuNo 70222. John Sandberg recovered it from the Fergus Falls Airport in Minnesota in 1962....



  6. Vought F4U-1A Corsair NX83782

    Snapshot Title: Vought F4U-1A Corsair NX83782
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Vought F4U-1A Corsair NX83782 is registered to the Planes of Fame Museum at Chino, California. It is the oldest airworthy Corsair. It flew for the Navy as Buno 17799 and still carries that number on i...



  7. Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat NX30FG

    Snapshot Title: Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat NX30FG
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Grumman F6F-5 Hellcat NX30FG has been registered to Chino Warbirds since 1991. Its Grumman construction number is A-3196. Its Navy BuNo was 41930. It first appeared on the civil register as N6096C in ...



  8. Mitsubishi A6M5 "Zero" NX46770

    Snapshot Title: Mitsubishi A6M5 "Zero" NX46770
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Mitsubishi A6M5 "Zero" NX46770 is registered to the Planes of Fame Museum of Chino. Its Mitsubishi construction number is 5357. It was captured by U. S. troops at Asilito Airfield, Saipan on June 18, ...



  9. Grumman F8F-2 Bearcat N7825C

    Snapshot Title: Grumman F8F-2 Bearcat N7825C
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Grumman F8F-2 Bearcat N7825C flew for the US Navy as BuNo 122674. Its Grumman construction number is D.1227. It was built in 1948. E. Weiner of Los Angeles registered it under its current tail number ...



  10. Curtiss Kittyhawk Mk. 1A NX94466

    Snapshot Title: Curtiss Kittyhawk Mk. 1A NX94466
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Curtiss Kittyhawk Mk. 1A NX94466 was delivered to the Royal Canadian Air Force as 1057. Its Curtiss construction number is 15404. After retirement from the RCAF, it was acquired by a farmer in Champio...



  11. Curtiss Warhawk Mk. 1 N940AK i

    Snapshot Title: Curtiss Warhawk Mk. 1 N940AK i
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Curtiss Warhawk Mk. 1 N940AK is restored as P-40E 41-13521. It was built for the Royal Air Force as AK940, but it was diverted to the Royal Canadian Air Force, which it served as 1058. It was restored...



  12. Yakovlev Yak-3U NX130AM

    Snapshot Title: Yakovlev Yak-3U NX130AM
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Yakovlev Yak-3U NX130AM was built in 1995. This was the first time that I photographed it. It carries construction number 170101. It has been registered to the Air Museum since February 9, 2009. It is...



  13. North American T-28D Fennec N632NA

    Snapshot Title: North American T-28D Fennec N632NA
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    North American T-28D Fennec N632NA was ordered by the Air Force as T-28A, 51-7632. It was converted to T-28D standard by replacing its R-1300 radial engine with a Wright R-1820 Cyclone 9-cylinder radi...



  14. Grumman F8F-2 Bearcat NX14WB

    Snapshot Title: Grumman F8F-2 Bearcat NX14WB
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Grumman F8F-2 Bearcat NX14WB served the US Navy as BuNo 122619. Its construction number is D.1148. Lloyd Nolen, Lefty Gardner and Bearcat & Company of Mercedes, Texas purchased it for $805 at Nava...



  15. Hawker Sea Fury T Mk. 20 NX20SF Dreadnought

    Snapshot Title: Hawker Sea Fury T Mk. 20 NX20SF Dreadnought
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Hawker Sea Fury T Mk. 20 NX20SF Dreadnought was delivered in 1957 as VZ368. It was transferred to the Burmese Air Force as UB-451. Frank Sanders acquired it in 1979 and registered it as N20SF in July ...



  16. Fairey Firefly AS-6 N518WB

    Snapshot Title: Fairey Firefly AS-6 N518WB
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Fairey Firefly AS-6 N518WB has been registered to Edward Kurdziel of Del Mar, California since February 2003. It was built in 1950 and is a veteran of the Korean War. It flew for the Royal Australian ...



  17. North American P-51A-10NA Mustang NX4235Y Mrs Virginia

    Snapshot Title: North American P-51A-10NA Mustang NX4235Y Mrs Virginia
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    North American P-51A-10NA Mustang NX4235Y Mrs Virginia carries construction number 99-22354 and served the Army Air Force as 43-6251. Cal Aero Technical Institute of Glendale, California acquired it i...



  18. General Motors TBM-3E Avenger N28SF

    Snapshot Title: General Motors TBM-3E Avenger N28SF
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Grumman designed TBM-3E Avenger N28SF was built by General Motors. It has been registered to Charles Wentworth of Paso Robles, California since August 1995. It was assigned U. S. Navy BuNo 85983 but w...



  19. Lockheed P-38L Lightning NL7723C

    Snapshot Title: Lockheed P-38L Lightning NL7723C
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Lockheed P-38L Lightning NL7723C was delivered to the Army Air Force as photo-reconnaissance F-5G 44-26981. Its construction number is 7985. Aero Exploration Company Incorporated of Tulsa, Oklahoma ac...



  20. North American P-51D Mustang N71FT Strega

    Snapshot Title: North American P-51D Mustang N71FT Strega
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Highly modified North American P-51D Mustang N71FT Strega is one of the fastest unlimited racing planes. Its construction number is 111-36388 and it was assigned Army Air Corps serial 44-13105. It was...



  21. Special Ops Lear 24

    Snapshot Title: Special Ops Lear 24
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Special Ops Lear 24 N3137 was built in 1966. It carries construction number 123. It has been registered to Avstar Incorporated of Seattle since January 4, 2000. It is powered by a pair of General Elec...



  22. Douglas A-1H Skyraider

    Snapshot Title: Douglas A-1H Skyraider
    Taken by: Brian Lockett

    Image: 20100523 Chino Warbirds
    Image Owner: Brian Lockett



    Description:

    Douglas A-1H Skyraider NX39606 is registered to Warbird Aircraft of San Diego. Its Navy Buno was 139606 and it was delivered to the South Vietnamese Air Force. It was recovered through Thailand by Yes...