Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Skylab/Saturn 1B Flight Manual

Saturn 1B (Skylab) flight manual_01 Skylab/Saturn1B flight Manual, MSFC-MAN-206, dated September 30 1972.  Issued by the Marshall Space Flight Center. Credit: Cliff Steenhoff

Click here to download manual (21.6 Megs)

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Marshall Star Skylab 30th Anniversary Special Edition

Marshall Star Skylab 30th Anniversary Special Edition_01 A 30th anniversary booklet for the Skylab, Americas first space station. Has astronaut bios and Skylab accomplishments. Dated 2003.

Click here to download booklet (0.5 Meg)

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Monday, January 15, 2018

WWII Recognition Model Drawings

Title 1Title 2 A set of 58 WWII Recognition Model Drawings. Credit: Mark Nankivil

Click here to download all drawings in one ZIP file (105 Megs)

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Air Trails Color Covers–Part 1

AT-025 AT-026 WWII and late 40's Air Trails color cover photos. Great color photos of  aircraft and aviation themes.

I have dozens of these and will post several parts in the future. Credit: William Rudolph collection

Click here to view covers

Click here to download all covers in one ZIP file (39.4 Megs)

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Douglas A2D-1 Skyshark 3-View Drawing

Douglas A2D Skyshark 3-View Drawing 1 An exellent 3-View drawing of the Douglas A2D-1 Skyshark aircraft. From the September 1985 Aviation News magazine "Warpaint" series. Drawings by Mike Keep. (I added another 3-view and photo.)

Click here to view drawing

Many Douglas A2D-1 Skyshark photos here

Thursday, January 11, 2018

F/A-18A 3-View Drawings

F_A-18A  3-View Drawings 1 Excellent F/A-18A  3-View Drawings from the April 1986 Aviation News magazine "Warpaint" series. Drawings by Enzo Maio.

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Boeing KC-97F/G Flight Manual

Boeing KC-97F_G Flight Manual_01 A copy of the T.O. 1C-97(K)F-1 Flight Manual for the Boeing KC-97F/G aircraft, dated 15 March 1963. Credit: hydroz.net

Click here to download manual (28.6 Megs)

Alternate download here

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Boeing KC-97G Flight Manual

Boeing KC-97G Flight Manual_01A copy of the T.O. 1C-97(K)G-1 Flight Manual for the Boeing KC-97L aircraft, dated 15 October 1959. Credit: hydroz.net

Click here to download manual (50.6 Megs)

Alternate download here

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Boeing KC-97E Flight Operating Instructions

Boeing KC-97E Flight Manual_01 A copy of the T.O. 1C-97(K)E(T)-1 (AN 01-20CAO-1) Flight Operating Instructions for the Boeing KC-97E aircraft, dated 10 August 1951. Credit: hydroz.net

Click here to download instructions (88.1 Megs)

Monday, January 8, 2018

Marine Aviation Plan - 2018

Marine Aviation Plan - 2018_01 The Marine Aviation Plans for the year 2018. Contains the operational posture, operational plans, and future plans. Lots of nice photos and charts. Credit: Trevor

  Click here to download plan (12 Megs)

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Sunday, January 7, 2018

Bell P-39K/L Flight Operating Instructions

P-39K_L Flight Operating Instructions Flight Operating Instructions for the Bell P-39K-1 and P-39K-1 aircraft. T.O. 01-110FG-1, dated 15 April 1944. Credit: hydroz.net

Click here to download instructions (14.1 Meg)

Alternate download here

Saturday, January 6, 2018

German F-4F Cut-A-Way Drawing

German F-4F Cut-A-Way For my German F-4 lovers, a very nice German F-4F Cut-A-Way drawing.

Click here to view drawing

Friday, January 5, 2018

Lockheed C-130E Partial Flight Manual

Lockheed C-130E Flight Manual (Partial)_01 A copy of the T.O. 1C-130E-1-3 Partial Flight Manual, for the Lockheed C-130E aircraft. Dated 15 September 1971. Credit: hydroz.net

"This partial flight manual has been prepared to include the information necessary for safe and efficient operation of the C-130E airplanes which have been modified to include the AN/APN-I69A Intraformation Positioning Set; which is commonly known as the stationkeeper or SKE. This partial manual is incomplete without T.O. 1C-130B-1."

Click here to download manual (4.7 Megs)

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

Lockheed C-130B/E and HC-130B Performance Data Flight Manual

Lockheed C-130B Flight Manual_01 A copy of the T.O. 1C-130B-1-1 Flight Manual Performance Data, for the Lockheed C-130B/E and HC-130B aircraft. Dated 15 April 1971. Credit: hydroz.net

Click here to download manual (29.7 Megs)

Alternate download here

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Lockheed C-130B/E and HC-130B Flight Manual

Lockheed C-130B&E AFM Part 1_01 A copy of the T.O. 1C-130B-1 Flight Manual , for the Lockheed C-130B/E and HC-130B aircraft. Dated 13 November 1970. Credit: hydroz.net

Click here to download Part 1 (102.7 Megs)

Click here to download Part 2 (108.3 Megs)

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Another F4H-1F (F-4A) Phantom II Photo (BuNo. 145315)

145315. Phantom no. 5. Brand new delivered to the navy. by Gerrit59 A very nice photo of the 16th F4H-1F (F-4A) Phantom II, BuNo. 145315, fresh from the factory. Credit: Gerrit59

Click here to view photo

Additional post on this aircraft here

Monday, January 1, 2018

The Aircraft of Lambert Field Articles (Update)

CP13-0001[2] Updated and corrected -  John Brooks published three articles in Crazed Plastic #13, 14, and 16, detailing the military aircraft at Lambert Field from 1946 to 1963. These included Naval Air Station St. Louis and the 110th Squadron of the Missouri Air National Guard. I have listed all three articles under one heading for your convenience.

Click here to download articles (64.1 Megs)

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