Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 79. Chapters: List of displayed Boeing B-52 Stratofortress, List of surviving Avro Lancasters, List of surviving Blackburn Buccaneers, List of surviving Boeing B-17 Flying Fortresses, List of surviving Boeing B-29 Superfortresses, List of surviving Boeing B-47 Stratojets, List of surviving Consolidated B-24 Liberators, List of surviving Curtiss P-40s, List of surviving de Havilland Mosquitos, List of surviving Douglas A-1 Skyraiders, List of surviving Douglas A-20 Havocs, List of surviving Douglas A-26 Invaders, List of surviving Gloster Meteors, List of surviving Grumman F4F Wildcats, List of surviving Grumman TBF Avengers, List of surviving Hawker Hurricanes, List of surviving Lockheed F-104 Starfighters, List of surviving Lockheed P-38 Lightnings, List of surviving McDonnell F-101 Voodoos, List of surviving Messerschmitt Bf 109s, List of surviving North American B-25 Mitchells, List of surviving North American P-51 Mustangs, List of surviving Republic F-105 Thunderchiefs, List of surviving Republic P-47 Thunderbolts, List of surviving Sabre aircraft, List of surviving Sikorsky CH-54s, List of surviving Supermarine Spitfires, List of surviving Vought F4U Corsairs, McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom IIs on display. Excerpt: This is a list of surviving North American P-51 Mustangs, including airworthy planes and planes on display. Lynn Garrison with`` RCAF 9281 - 44-73973, 403 Squadron, RCAF 1956. Subsequently flown during 1969 Football war as FAS 407. Returned to America by Jerry Janes and flown as “Cottonmouth. Now owned by Fast Toys Airworthy On display Under restoration Airworthy On display On display On display On display Airworthy On display Airworthy On display Airworthy On display On display Airworthy Airworthy On display Airworthy On display Mustang Sally - 44-74494 On display On display Airworthy On display Under restoration On display Airworthy Under restoration Mustang 44-72773 Airworthy On display Under restoration P-51C variant in Tuskegee Airmen livery as flown by Commemorative Air ForceAirworthy (x149) On display (x18) Under restoration (x31) On display The Supermarine Spitfire is a British single-seat fighter aircraft used by the Royal Air Force and many other Allied countries throughout the Second World War and on into the 1950s as a front line fighter and in secondary roles. It was produced in greater numbers than any other Allied fighter design and was the only Allied fighter in production throughout the war. Many developing countries purchased Spitfires as the industrial countries phased out propeller powered aircraft in favour of the new jet engines. As these nations too started to update their air squadrons Spitfires and other Second World War vintage aircraft were sold to the public or for scrap. In Hong Kong the Spitfires that remained there on active duty with the UK colonial wings were bulldozed into the sea when the runway was lengthened by reclaiming land from the water. Soon the private collectors began to band together in a group of like minded individuals that became known as the Warbird Movement. Warbird companies began to spring up as hobbies and for profit companies that focused on preserving vintage aircraft. Warbird companies are often bankrolled by
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