The world's oldest flying and only Republic built razorback P-47D Thunderbolt recovered from jungles of Papua New Guinea returns to flight at AirCorps Aviation to honor Brigadier General William "Bill" Dunham, Commanding Officer of the 460th Fighter Squadron, 348th Fighter Group.
Sierra Sue II is a World War II combat veteran P-51D-20NA. She was in very nearly original configuration at the beginning of the restoration. No "jump seat" behind the regular pilot seat has ever been installed. We believe the airframe was one of the most intact, original P-51s known.
The iconic symbol of Japanese aviation during WWII, a Navy Type Zero Carrier based fighter designed by Mitsubishi. Allies referred to the nimble and maneuverable fighter as "Zeke" while facing off against it in the China India Burma (CBI) Theater and throughout the Pacific.