Weekly Historic Quiz

Question 1 of 9

Question 1

How old is the Sikorsky Aircraft company?

96
97
98
99

Question 2 of 9

Question 2

Harry George Hawker was a famed Sopwith test pilot. What country was he originally from?

United Kingdom
America
Australia
Canada

Question 3 of 9

Question 3

What was the original name given to Supermarine Aviation Works Ltd?

Southampton Aviation Factory
Mitchell and Co
Itchen Engineering Works
Pemberton-Billing Ltd

Question 4 of 9

Question 4

On what date was the first flight of the Curtiss P-40 Warhawk?

June 22, 1937
October 14, 1938
March 12, 1939
January 4, 1940

Question 5 of 9

Question 5

Which of the following countries did not use the Ilyushin Il-28?

Indonesia
Finland
Bulgaria
Greece

Question 6 of 9

Question 6

Where is the world famous Enola Gay B-29 Superfortress on display now?

National Air and Space Museum, USA
Royal Air Force Museum, UK
Carolinas Aviation Museum, USA
Canada Aviation and Space Museum, Canada

Question 7 of 9

Question 8

What was the top speed of the Australian CAC Boomerang?

265 mph
290 mph
305 mph
320 mph

Question 8 of 9

Question 9

What was the Allied reporting name of the Nakajima Ki-43?

Bravo
Hotel
Lemur
Oscar

Question 9 of 9

Question 10

How many of the Grumman F6F Hellcat were built?

11,300
11,900
12,275
13,100

You got correct!

Not the best. Why not have another go?

You got correct!

Hmm... you've clearly got some knowledge but keep working on it!

You got correct!

Wow good score!

You got correct!

Incredible! You're great at this!