Historic Aviation Quiz

Question 1 of 10

Question 1) Of which company did Dutch Kindelberger become the chairman and CEO?

Glenn L. Martin Company
English Electric
North American Aviation Inc
Grumman

Question 2 of 10

Question 2) How many aeroplanes made their first flights on January 19?

4
5
6
7

Question 3 of 10

Question 3) What was the top speed of the Grumman TBF Avenger?

278 mph
298 mph
308 mph
358 mph

Question 4 of 10

Question 4) Which of the following engines was capable of producing the most horsepower?

Pratt & Whitney R-1830 Twin Wasp
Wright R-2600 Cyclone 14
Bristol Hercules
Mitsubishi Zuisei

Question 5 of 10

Question 5) What role did the Fairey Barracuda take?

Reconnaissance/Bomber
Fighter/Dive Bomber
Reconnaissance/Fighter
Torpedo/Dive Bomber

Question 6 of 10

Question 6) Which of the following air forces did not use the Curtiss SB2C Helldiver?

Royal Thai Air Force
Royal Canadian Air Force
Royal French Air Force
United States Army Air Forces

Question 7 of 10

Question 7) In what year did the Saab 17 retire fully from operations?

1954
1958
1964
1968

Question 8 of 10

Question 8) When in British Commonwealth service during World War II, by what other name was the Northrop A-17 known as?

Vagabond
Wanderer
Nomad
Drifter

Question 9 of 10

Question 9) Between what years was the Fairey Battle produced?

1935-1941
1937-1940
1939-1943
1940-1942

Question 10 of 10

Question 10) How many air forces used the Mitsubishi Ki-30 light bomber?

2
4
6
8

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