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1942 Curtiss P-40E Kittyhawk 1A C/N 18731

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Latest photos of AK987
  • AK987 @ FFO - P-40E Kittyhawk - by Florida Metal by Florida Metal @ FFO
  • AK987 @ KFFO - This P-40 was originally built as a Kittyhawk for the RAF/ - by Daniel L. Berek by Daniel L. Berek @ KFFO
  • AK987 @ KFFO - At the Air Force Museum - by Glenn E. Chatfield by Glenn E. Chatfield @ KFFO
  • AK987 @ FFO - This is aircraft is painted to represent the P-40E flown in combat by Bruce Holloway, a pilot in both the Flying Tigers and its successor AAF unit, the 23d Fighter Group.  The aircraft is actually a “Kittyhawk” an export version of this Curtiss fighter. - by Ironramper by Ironramper @ FFO

Airframe Info

Model:P-40E Kittyhawk 1A    Search all Curtiss P-40E Kittyhawk 1A
Year built:1942
Construction Number (C/N):18731
Aircraft Type:Fixed wing single engine
Number of Seats:1
Number of Engines:1
Engine Type:Reciprocating
Engine Manufacturer and Model:Allison V-1710-39


Registration Number:AK987
Current Status:Preserved


Owner:National Museum of the United States Air Force
Address:, Dayton, OH
United States