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Title:
American classics of the air : commercial and private aeroplanes from the 1920s to the 1960s
Author:
Jones, Geoff, 1949-
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Publication Information:
Osceola, WI : MBI Pub. Co., 2000.
Physical Description:
112 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780760309018
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Aesthetically beautiful and historically significant private aircraft from the 1920s to the 1960s.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 6
1920-1929
Kreider-Reisner KR.31 Challenger (1928)p. 9
Fairchild 71 (1929)p. 11
Laird LC-RW300 'Speedwing' (1929)p. 14
Travel Air 4000 (1929)p. 16
1930-1939
Fairchild (Kreider-Reisner) KR.21 (1930)p. 19
Great Lakes 2-T-1 Biplane (1930)p. 22
New Standard D-25A (1930)p. 25
Stearman 4E 'Junior Speedmail' (1930)p. 27
Stearman 4-CM-1 'Senior Speedmail' (1931)p. 30
Waco QDC-2 (1932) and other Wacos (UIC, YMF and UKC)p. 33
Brown B-2 Replica (1934) and other period replicasp. 36
Monocoupe 110 Replica (1934)p. 39
Fleetwing F-4 Seabird (1936)p. 42
Ryan STA (1936)p. 44
Stinson Reliant SR-7B (1936)p. 47
Aeronca LC (1937)p. 48
Lockheed 12A (1938)p. 50
Rose A-1 Parakeet (1938)p. 54
Waco EGC-8 (1939)p. 57
1940-1949
Aeronca 65-TL (1940)p. 61
Cessna C-165 Airmaster (1940)p. 64
Piper J-3C Cub (1940)p. 66
Porterfield CP-65 Collegiate (1940)p. 69
Waco UPF-7 (1940)p. 71
General Aircraft G1-80 Skyfarer (1941)p. 73
Interstate S-1A Cadet (1942)p. 75
Beech 'Staggerwing' D17S (1944)p. 77
Douglas DC-3 (1945)p. 80
Ercoupe 415E (1946)p. 83
Beechcraft Model 35 Bonanza (1947 and 1948)p. 85
Grumman G-37 Mallard (1947)p. 89
Piper PA-12 Super Cruiser (1947)p. 91
Stinson 108 Voyager (1948)p. 93
Luscombe 11 Sedan (1948)p. 96
1950-1959
Cessna 170 (1955)p. 99
Cessna 172 (1956)p. 101
Cessna 150 (1959)p. 104
1960-1969
Howard 500 (1963)p. 107
Piper PA-24 Comanche (1969)p. 109
Appendix Antique and Classic Type Clubsp. 111

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