Historic Aviation Quiz

This week's historic quiz will test you on all things aviation from over the past century...

Question 1 of 10

Question 1) In what year was the first flight of the Vought F7U Cutlass?

1944
1946
1948
1950

Question 2 of 10

Question 2) What was the nickname of the Northrop XP-56 prototype aircraft?

Black Bullet
Black Panther
Black Bomb
Black Arrow

Question 3 of 10

Question 3) What was Hans-Joachim Marseille well known for?

Engineer
Aircraft Designer
Record Setter
Fighter Ace

Question 4 of 10

Question 4) In what year was the first flight of the Blackburn Baffin?

1931
1932
1933
1934

Question 5 of 10

Question 5) What was the passenger capacity of the Percival Gull?

3
5
7
9

Question 6 of 10

Question 6) What was the number of crew in a Ilyushin Il-14?

1
2
4
8

Question 7 of 10

Question 7) In what year was the Royal Danish Air Force re-established?

1940
1950
1960
1970

Question 8 of 10

Question 8) Which of the following organisations was not a primary user of the Supermarine Walrus?



 

Royal Air Force
Royal Canadian Air Force
Irish Air Corps
Royal Australian Air Force

Question 9 of 10

Question 9) In what year was the Schneider Trophy last awarded?

1931
1933
1935
1937

Question 10 of 10

Question 10) How many of the Boeing P-29 were produced?

4
6
8
10

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