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Pratt & Whitney R-2800-75 Double Wasp

Radial Engine

The Pratt & Whitney R-2800-75 Double Wasp is an 18-cylinder, air-cooled radial aircraft engine.  The R2800 was used in a variety of aircraft types including the F4U Corsair, A-26 Invader and P-47 Thunderbolt with over 125,000 being constructed from 1939 to 1960.

Country of Origin: United States of America
Engine: 2,200 hp, 2,800 cu in (46 L), 18-cylinder, twin bank, radial piston engine

Ryan Pt-22 Recruit

Primary Trainer

Country of Origin: United States of America
Engine: Kinner R-540-1 , 160hp 5-cylinder radial engine
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English Electric Canberra B(I)8

Bomber

Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Engine: 2 x Rolls-Royce Avon RA7 Mk.109 turbojet engines, 7,400 lbs each
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Cessna L-19/O-1 Bird Dog

Observation aircraft

Country of Origin: United States of America
Engine: Continental O-470-11, 213hp air-cooled flat-six piston engine
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