Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Time for More Vacation

I will be on vacation the rest of this week. New posts on the 21st.

Mr  AA

F-4B(F4H-1) Flight Manual (Volume I amd II)

F-4B(F4H-1) Flight Manual (Volume I amd II)_01 A copy of both Vol I and II of the NAVWEPS 01-245FDB-1.1 Flight Manual, for the McDonnell F-4B(F4H-1) aircraft. Dated 15 December 1962. Credit: Steve Johnson

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Monday, June 14, 2021

Paint and Color Requirements for the F/RF-4E

HPSC2838HPSC2839HPSC2842 Scans of all three McAir blueprints (#353-00015) from March 1968, for the Paint and Color Requirements for the F/RF-4E type aircraft. Credit: Dick Powers

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Friday, June 11, 2021

Piaggio-Douglas PD-808 Article

Piaggio-Douglas PD-808 Article_01 A nice article with many photos of this little known aircraft.

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Thursday, June 10, 2021

McDonnell F-101 Voodoo Photos

56-0035 F-101C RABurgess Coll Sep-23-66 79 photos of the McDonnell F-101 Canadian Voodoo aircraft. Credit: Bob Burgess collection

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Wednesday, June 9, 2021

McDonnell CF-101 Voodoo Photos

101047 CF-101B 425 Sqdn KGVW Aug-29-81 74 photos of the McDonnell CF-101 Canadian Voodoo aircraft. Credit: Bob Burgess collection

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Tuesday, June 8, 2021

McDonnell RF-101 Voodoo Photos

z56-196 RF-101C FMacSorley Aug-8-70 86 photos of the McDonnell RF-101 aircraft. Credit: Bob Burgess collection

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Monday, June 7, 2021

Paint and Color Requirements for the F/RF-4

HPSC2834aHPSC2835aHPSC2837a Scans of all three McAir blueprints (#32-00015) from September 1965, for the Paint and Color Requirements for the F/RF-4 type aircraft. Credit: Dick Powers

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Friday, June 4, 2021

McDonnell (GY)RF-4E Inboard Profile Drawings

Test 1

Test 2

Scans of McAir blueprints (#53-001001 and 53-001002) from July 25 1969, with the Inboard Profile of the (GY)RF-4E. Credit: Dick Powers

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Thursday, June 3, 2021

McDonnell P-67C Engineering Report #236

McDonnell P-67C Engineering Report #236_01 A xerox copy of the McDonnell company engineering report, #236, on the proposed P-67C aircrafft. Dated 1942.

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Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Canadair Sabre Mk 2 & 4 Pilot's Operating Instructions

E0 05-5C-1 - Pilot's Operating Instructions - Sabre Mk 2&4_01 A copy of manual E0 05-5C-1, pilot’s operating instructions for the Canadair Sabre Mk 2 & 4 aircraft. Dated 19 March 1954.

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Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Canadair Sabre 6 Pilot’s Memo

Canadair Sabre 6 Pilot’s Memo_01 A copy of the Canadair company pilot’s manual for the Sabre 6 aircraft. Dated 1958.

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Monday, May 31, 2021

Patches and Stickers XII

30F-4 40 Years A few more patches and stickers. (Some dups)

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View other patches and stickers here and here

Friday, May 28, 2021

F-4H-1F Phantom II Flight Manual

07-07-12-0002 A decent xerox copy of the NAVWEPS 01-245FDA-1 Flight Manual for the F-4H-1 Phantom II aircraft, dated 15 September 1962.

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Thursday, May 27, 2021

Factory Floor Photos - Part XI

D4E 181086 Nov-9-59 More MDC factory floor photos, including F-101, F-15 assembly.

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Saturday, May 22, 2021

A Few Days Vacation

I am going to take a few days of vacation for the first time in 1 1/2 years!

I will be back this Wed or Thurs for new blog entries.

AA

Friday, May 21, 2021

Grumman J2F-6 Duck Pilot’s Handbook

Grumman J2F-6 Duck Pilot’s Handbook_01 A copy of Navaer 01-220QA-1 Pilot's Handbook for the Grumman J2F-6 Duck aircraft. Dated 15 July 1945.

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Thursday, May 20, 2021

Republic RF-84F Flight Manual

RF-84F Flight Manual_01 A copy of the T.O. 1F-84(R)F-1 Flight Manual for the Republic RF-84F aircraft, dated 1 January 1966.

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Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Republic F-84F Flight Manual

Republic F-84F Flight Manual_01  A copy of the T.O. 1F-84F-1 Flight Manual for the Republic F-84F aircraft, dated 10 May 1954.

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Tuesday, May 18, 2021

RF-4C Inboard Profile

 HPSC2829a Original McAir drawing, dated September 13, 1963, for the inboard profile of the RF-4C aircraft. Credit: Dick Powers

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Monday, May 17, 2021

F-4E Aircrew Weapons Delivery Manual (Nonnuclear)

TO 1F-4E-34-1-1_01 A copy of the USAF Flight Manual TO 1F-4E-34-1-1 for the McDonnell F-4E aircraft. This manual is dated 15 December 1986. Credit: Javad Bahmani

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Friday, May 14, 2021

Phantom FG Mk 1 Aircrew Manual Weapon System

Phantom FG Mk 1 Aircrew Manul Weapon System_01 Ministry of Defence document (AP 101B-0901-15B) for the Phantom FG Mk 1 Weapon System. Dated April 1985. Credit: Javad Bahmani

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Thursday, May 13, 2021

F-4K Inboard Profile Drawings

HPSC2826aHPSC2827a Both sheets of the McAir drawing 32-000004, dated August 13, 1965, for the inboard profile of the F-4K aircraft. Credit: Dick Powers

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Wednesday, May 12, 2021

RF-4B Inboard Profile Drawings

 HPSC2823aHPSC2824aHPSC2825aAll three (3) sheets of the McAir drawing 32-00047, dated March 3, 1969, for the inboard profile of the RF-4B aircraft. Credit: Dick Powers

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Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Hawker Hurricane IIA/B/C/D and IV Pilot’s Notes

Hawker Hurricane IIABCD and IV Pilots Notes_01 A copy of AP 1564B&D, the Hawker Hurricane Pilot’s IIA/B/C/D and IV Notes. Dated  March 1944. Credit: Javad Bahmani

 

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Monday, May 10, 2021

Hawker Hurricane I Pilot’s Notes

Hawker Hurricane Pilot’s Notes_Unlocked_01 A copy of AP 1564B, the Hawker Hurricane Pilot’s Notes. Dated  December 1940. Credit: Javad Bahmani

  

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Friday, May 7, 2021

Douglas AD-2/2Q and AD-3/3Q Pilot’s Handbook

AN 01-40ALA-1 - Pilot's Handbook - AD-2&2Q&AD-3&3Q_01 A copy of Navy Pilot’s Handbook #AN 01-40ALA-1, for the Douglas AD-2/2Q and AD-3/3Q aircraft, dated 1 October 1949.

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Thursday, May 6, 2021

UH-1 Huey’s in the USAF

 Bell UH-1 USAF (1)61cf A small brochure from Bell Helicopter on the UH-1 Huey’s in the USAF service. Dated September 1972.

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Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Mig-19 Color and Camouflage Schemes

Scan-204 A number of Mig-19 Color and Camouflage Schemes. By Greg Reynolds.

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Great article on the Mig-19 colors here

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Mig-17 Color and Camouflage Schemes

Scan-198 A number of Mig-17 Color and Camouflage Schemes. By Greg Reynolds.

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Monday, May 3, 2021

Mig-15 Color and Camouflage Schemes

Scan-193 A number of Mig-15 Color and Camouflage Schemes. By Greg Reynolds.

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Friday, April 30, 2021

The Aeroplane Spotter–Part II

AeroplaneSpotterV1N5_01 Four issues of the British WWII publication The Aeroplane Spotter. Articles and section cuts of aircraft. Dated February 1941. Has issues 1-5, 1-6, 1-7 and 1-8.

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Thursday, April 29, 2021

Army CH-47D Chinook Operators Manual

TM_1-1520-240-10_01 A copy of Army's TM 1-1520-240-10 for the CH-47D Chinook Operators Manual. Dated 2 January 2003.

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Wednesday, April 28, 2021

The Aeroplane Spotter–Part I

AeroplaneSpotterV1N1_01 Four issues of the British WWII publication The Aeroplane Spotter. Articles and section cuts of aircraft. Dated January 1941. Has issues 1-1, 1-2, 1-3 and 1-4.

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Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Rockets

Rockets_001 A very nice book on the history of rockets. By Ron Miller. Dated 2008.

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Monday, April 26, 2021

The Model Man–Bill Topping

The Model Man–Bill Topping_01 A great story of the model man, Bill Topping! I had many of his models. Stories and photos by Chad Slattery from Oct/Nov 1996 issue of Air and Space magazine.

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Friday, April 23, 2021

Sikorsky US Navy Helicopters

Sikorsky US Navy Helicopters (1)-96061cf A copy of a Sikorsky company brochure on the US Navy Helicopters made to date . Dated September 1976. Credit: Box Art

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Thursday, April 22, 2021

Sikorsky USAF Helicopters

Sikorsky USAF Helicopters (1)-960 A copy of a Sikorsky company brochure on the USAF Helicopters made to date . Dated March 1986. Credit: Box Art

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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Sikorsky H-60 Blackhawk for the USAF

Sikorsky H-60 USAF (01)-96061cf A copy of a Sikorsky company brochure on the H-60 Blackhawk for the USAF. Dated March 2004. Credit: Box Art

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Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Sikorsky S-70L LAMPS III Air Vehicle

Sikorsky LAMPS III  (01)-96061cf A copy of a Sikorsky company brochure on the S-70L LAMPS III Air Vehicle. Dated 1993. Credit: Box Art

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Monday, April 19, 2021

Mobile Warfare with the Sikorsky S-64 Skycrane

sikorsky_s-64_00_cover-96061cf A copy of a Sikorsky company brochure on the S-64 Skycrane. Dated August 1962. Credit: Box Art

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Friday, April 16, 2021

Sikorsky CH-53 Sea Stallion

sikorsky_ch-53_00_cover-96061cfA copy of a Sikorsky company brochure on the CH-53 Sea Stallion. Dated May 1976. Credit: Box Art

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Thursday, April 15, 2021

M.A.C. In Spotlight at National Aircraft Show

Demon-004 Demon-005 Demon-006 An Airscoop article on McDonnell Aircraft’s involment in the 1955 National Aircraft Show held at Philadelphia, PA. Dated October 1955.

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

New F-15 Streak Eagle Photos

050324-F-1234P-030 A few photos of the F-15 Streak Eagle as it is now at the National Museum of the United States Air Force.

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