one listing for the "Same Name" indicates Different
Aircraft, Nose Art, or Group/Squadron assignments designated by Version
#s (V1), (V2)... etc. under the "V#" column.
A lot of
aircraft names started with "The".
They will be listed by the following "Word"
in their name.
Note: AKA = "Also Known As" <Name never applied>
and will be represented by the last "3" #s in the S/N (Serial
Block of serial numbers
of 5... 1, 5, 10, 15, etc.)
(00) = No Other Version (On-Site)
(A#) = Assembly Ship
(P#) = Nose Art Panel
(R#) = Restoration/Representation
(W#) = Long Range Weather Reconnaissance (LRW)
Photo Credits =
Copyright by Photographer,
Owner, or "Origin" of the image
AFM - US Air Force Museum, Dayton, Ohio
Confederate Air Force, Harlingen, Texas
NARA - National Archives and Records Administration
National Air and Space Museum
SDASM - San Diego Air & Space Museum
United States Air Force