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N1038A
War Dog

1944 North American SNJ-5 C/N 90917

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Airframe Info

Manufacturer:North American
Model:SNJ-5    Search all North American SNJ-5
Year built:1944
Construction Number (C/N):90917
Aircraft Type:Fixed wing single engine
Number of Seats:2
Number of Engines:1
Engine Type:Reciprocating
Engine Manufacturer and Model:Pratt & Whitney R-1340 Wasp rated at 600hp

Aircraft

Registration Number:N1038A
Alternative Code/Name:War Dog
Mode S (ICAO24) Code:A0134A
Certification Class:Standard
Certification Issued:2008-09-10
Air Worthiness Test:1979-12-19
Last Action Taken:2008-09-10
Current Status:Valid

Owner

Registration Type:Individual
Address:Lomita, CA 90717
United States
Region:Western-Pacific

User contributed data

Service ceiling:21,500ft    (by Joshua Nyhus on 2006-04-09 00:00:00)
Service ceiling:21,500ft    (by Joshua Nyhus on 2006-04-09 00:00:00)
Service ceiling:21,500ft    (by Joshua Nyhus on 2006-04-09 00:00:00)
Overall Height:11ft 8.5in    (by Joshua Nyhus on 2006-04-09 00:00:00)
Endurance:750 Miles    (by Joshua Nyhus on 2006-04-09 00:00:00)
Max speed:178kts    (by Joshua Nyhus on 2006-04-09 00:00:00)
Cruise speed:147kts    (by Joshua Nyhus on 2006-04-09 00:00:00)
Gross Weight:5,300lbs    (by Joshua Nyhus on 2006-04-09 00:00:00)
Empty Weight:4,158lbs    (by Joshua Nyhus on 2006-04-09 00:00:00)
Overall Length:29ft 5in    (by Joshua Nyhus on 2006-04-09 00:00:00)
Max rate of climb:1,200fpm    (by Joshua Nyhus on 2006-04-09 00:00:00)

User Comments

Joshua Nyhus, 2006-04-09 00:00:00
 Taken from the War Dog site: www.wardog17.com

Built in Dallas Texas Dec, 1944 as Construction #: 121-41633
USAAF AT-6D serial 44-80911 sold to the US Navy.
Delivered to USN as Bu. 90917.
Delivered to JMSDF as 201-6193 (later 90917), June 1957.
Went to Kanai-Shoji Co, Kanagawaken, Japan, July 1, 1976.
- Acquired as scrap.
Dennis Buehn, Long Beach, May 1978.
- Registration candidate as N2266Z.
- Recovered from Japanese scrap yard, May 1978.
- Shipped to Compton, CA.
Dennis G. Buehn/Warbirds West, Compton, CA, May 1979-1980.
- Registered as N1038A.
- Restored to airworthy, Certificate Of Airworthiness issued Dec. 19, 1979.
- Flew as Marines/90917.
Howard L. Gribble & John Collver, Lomita, CA, Jan. 1980-1986.
John Collver, Lomita, CA./Ron Custer, Torrance, CA. 1987-Current.
- Flown as "War Dog" FAA Reg.# N1038A, Bu.# 90917.