Historic aviation quiz

Try your hand at this week's exceptionally difficult historic aviation quiz!

Question 1 of 10

Question 1) What was the top speed of Lockheed's proof of concept demonstrator for a stealth bomber, Have Blue?

600 mph
610 mph
620 mph
640 mph

Question 2 of 10

Question 2) What was the last air force to retire the Heinkel He 70? 

Royal Hungarian Air Force
Luftwaffe
Spanish Air Force
Deutsche Luft Hansa

Question 3 of 10

Question 3) In what year was The Curtiss Aeroplane Company founded?

1905
1910
1915
1920

Question 4 of 10

Question 4) In what year was Avro Canada formed?

1942
1943
1944
1945

Question 5 of 10

Question 5) How would the Luftwaffe pilot known as 'Candy Bomber' identify himself to children below?

He'd do a victory roll
He'd wiggle the wings of his plane
He'd fly especially low
He'd fly inverted and wave

Question 6 of 10

Question 6) In what year was North American Aviation founded?

1928
1929
1930
1931

Question 7 of 10

Question 7) How many crew did the Heinkel He 162 need?

1
2
3
4

Question 8 of 10

Question 8) What was the allied reporting name of the Kawanishi E15K Shiun?

The Bore
The Norm
The Nomad
The Par

Question 9 of 10

Question 9) In what year was the first flight of the Fairey Hendon?

1927
1928
1929
1930

Question 10 of 10

Question 10) How many Boeing B-52s completed a record nonstop flight of 17,000 miles over the North Pole in 1956?

4
6
8
10

You got correct!

You scored 0-25%. Your historic aviation knowledge needs some work!

You got correct!

You scored 26-50%. Not the best we've seen, but not the worst either.

You got correct!

You scored 51-75%. Good effort, you clearly know your stuff!

You got correct!

You score 76-100%. Wow! You've got a pretty exceptional knowledge of historic aviation.