Historic aviation quiz

Question 1 of 10

1) In what year did the North American A-5 Vigilante make its first flight?

1952
1954
1956
1958

Question 2 of 10

Question 2) Who was the designer of the Antonov An-2?

Sergei Antonov
Aleksander Antonov
Josef Antonov
Oleg Antonov

Question 3 of 10

Question 3) What was Sweden’s first jet?

Saab J 29
Saab 21 R
Saab A 32
Saab 44 R

Question 4 of 10

Question 4) What was the primary role of the Bell YFM-1 Airacuda?

Fighter
Reconnaissance
Interceptor
Trainer

Question 5 of 10

Question 5) Which aeroplane was assigned the NATO reporting name 'Fishbed'?

MiG-15
Bell P-63
MiG-21
Ilyushin Il-40

Question 6 of 10

Question 6) What aeroplane was the Convair XC-99 developed from?

B-36 Peacemaker
B-24 Liberator
C-97 Stratofreighter
XB-55

Question 7 of 10

Question 7) In what year did the Boeing B-47 Stratojet become fully withdrawn from service?

1955
1966
1977
1988

Question 8 of 10

Question 8) What aeroplane was former US senator John McCain flying when he was shot down?

Douglas A-4 Skyhawk
Vought F-8 Crusader
McDonnell F-101 Voodoo
Republic F-105 Thunderchief

Question 9 of 10

Question 9) Who was the manufacturer of the F-102 Delta Dagger

McDonnell Aircraft Corporation
Convair
Vought Corsair
Douglas Aircraft Company

Question 10 of 10

Question 10) What was the Boeing XB-38 Flying Fortress primarily used for?

Engine tester
Bomb drop trainer
High altitude reconnaissance
Refueler

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