You have to love the classic look and sound of a P-51 Mustang. The aircraft was flown with major success during WWII as a single seat fighter. After an engine change, its performance skyrocketed and launched the fighter aircraft to fame. It became one of the most feared aircraft of the skies.
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Panchito is the B25J bomber on display this year at Sun N Fun 2011. It is an amazing aircraft restoration with some amazing stats. Built in 1944 (2) Wright R2600 14 Cylinder air cooled radial engines 1700 HP per engine 67.7″ wingspan 53.6″ long 16″4″ high Empty Weight 19,500 lbs Max gross weight 38,000 lbs [...]