Military History Books
by Harold A. Skaarup   
Warplane Survivors USA: North Carolina

North Carolina Warplanes

 (Tech. Sgt. Brian E. Christiansen, USAF Photos)

Lockheed C-130 Hercules aircraft from the 145th Airlift Wing, North Carolina Air National Guard.

North Carolina Warplane Survivors, updated 16 July 2017.

Asheboro, North Carolina Aviation Museum, 2222-G Pilots View Road, 27204.

Beechcraft C-45H Expeditor (Serial No.).

Cessna L-19A Bird Dog (Serial No.).

Cessna O-2 Skymaster (Serial No.).

Cessna O-2 Skymaster (Serial No.).

P-3 Pilatus (Serial No.).

PT-13D (Serial No.).

F-22 (Serial No.).


Vought F4U-4 Corsair (BuNo.).

J-3 Flitfire

S-56 (Serial No.).

Beaufort, Marine Corps Air Station, Merritt Field.

North American FJ-3 Fury (BuNo. 141376), DR-3, mounted on a concrete pylon, on loan from the NMMC.

Bessemer City

Lockheed F-94C Starfire (Serial No. 51-5576), F-94C-1-LO.  On display in a city park.

Candler, Enka Junior High School, 475 Enka Lake Road, 28715.

Republic RF-84F Thunderstreak (Serial No. 53-7570).

Charlotte, Carolinas Aviation Museum, 4108 Minuteman Way, Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, 28208.

Airbus A320-214, Reg. No. N106US.

 (RadioFan Photo)

Beechcraft T-34B Mentor (BuNo. 140931).

Bell UH-1H Iroquois Helicopter (Serial No.).

Bell UH-1J Iroquois Helicopter (Serial No.).

Bell AH-1J Sea Cobra (BuNo. 159216), HF-00, C/N 26056.

Bellanca 14-9L Crusair, Reg. N1K.

Boeing Stearman PT-17 Kaydet, 706, Reg. No. N48272.

Boeing KC-97G Stratotanker (Serial No. 53-0335), C/N 17117, nose section with cockpit.

  (Mike Clausen Photo)

Boeing Vertol CH-46D Sea Knight Helicopter (BuNo. 153389), 01, EG-16, C/N 2287.

Bushby- Long M-1 Midget Mustang, Reg. No. N373.

Cessna L-19 Bird Dog (Serial No.).

Convair YF-102A Delta Dagger (Serial No. 53-1788), FC-788.

Douglas DC-3A, Reg. No. N44V.

Douglas DC-7B, Reg. No. N836D.

Douglas C-47 Skytrain (Serial No.), D8, Reg. No. N12907.

Douglas C-47 Skytrain (Serial No.).

Douglas A-26C Invader (Serial No.).

Douglas A-4C Skyhawk (BuNo. 142226), ED, C/N 11480.

Douglas D-558-1 Skystreak (BuNo. 37972).

Douglas BTD-1 Desroyer (BuNo. 04959), transferred to the Wings of Eagles Museum, Elmira, New York.

Ercoupe 415-C, Reg. No. N3180H.

Fogle V-333 Skycat.

Goodyear Racer.

Grumman OV-1D Mohawk (Serial No. 62-5874), C/N 33B.

Grumman OV-1D Mohawk (Serial No. 62-5890), C/N 49B.

Grumman F-14D Tomcat (BuNo. 161166), AJ-207, C/N 393/DR-6.

Grumman G-1159 Gulfstream II, Reg. No. N55RG.

Gyrodyne DSN-3.

Hal Fogle V33 Skycat.

Kaman HOK-1/OH-43D Huskie Helicopter (BuNo. 139982).


Link Trainer.

Lockheed TV-1 Shooting Star (BuNo. 33866), WL-21, C/N 080-2100.

Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star (Serial No.).

Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star (Serial No.), cockpit.

Lockheed T-33B Shooting Star (Serial No.).

Lockheed EC-130E Hercules (Serial No. 62-1857).  (Serial No. 61-2367), painted to represent C-130A (Serial No. 59-1528), C/N 382-3712.

LTV A-7E Corsair II (BuNo. 159971), AC-404, C/N E-420.

McDonnell F-101F Voodoo (Serial No. 56-0243), C/N 190.

McDonnell F-4S Phantom II (BuNo. 155872), DB-05, C/N 3384.  (Shawn A. Dorsch Photo)

McDonnell F-4S Phantom II (Serial No. 158353), DB-06, C/N 4078, forward fuselage including cockpit section.

McDonnell Douglas AV-8B Harrier (BuNo. 161397), C/N 2/2, the second prototype.

Mercury Capsule, replica.

 (Roger Kevin Cabe Photo)

North American F-86L Sabre Dog (Serial No. 52-4142), C/N 190-545, mounted on a pylon near the main gate of the 145th Air Wing, NC ANG.

North American F-100D Super Sabre (Serial No.).

North American T-28B Trojan (BuNo. 138285), C/N 200-356.

North American T-28B Trojan (Serial No.), cockpit.

North American T-2A Buckeye (Serial No.).

North American Rockwell OV-10D Bronco (BuNo. 155472), C/N 305-83.

Republic P-47D Thunderbolt (Serial No.).

Republic F-84G Thunderstreak (Serial No. 50-1191).

Savoia Marchetti S.56B.

Sikorsky HO3S-1 Dragonfly Helicopter (BuNo. 125136).

Sikorsky CH-34C Helicopter (Serial No.).

Sikorsky CH-3 Jolly Green Giant Helicopter (Serial No. 65-12797), C/N 61572.

Waco CG-15A Glider (Serial No.).

Wright 1902 Glider.




SSM-N-8 Regulus.


Charlotte, North Carolina Air National Guard, 145th  TAG/CC, Charlotte/Douglas Municipal Airport, 28208

North American F-86L Sabre Dog (Serial No.).

Dunn, General Williams C. Lee Airborne Museum, 209 West Divine Street, 28334.

Durham, Museum of Life and Science.

Elizabeth City, Coast Guard Air Station.

Grumman HU-16E Albatross, USCG (Serial No. 7247), C/N G-336.

Sikorsky HH-52A Seaguard Helicopter, USCG (Serial No. 1384), C/N 62065, mounted on pylons

Fayetteville, 82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum, Bldg C-6841, Ardennes Street, Fort Bragg, 28307-0119.

Bell UH-1B Iroquois Helicopter (Serial No. 59-1711), C/N 170.

Bell AH-1E Cobra Helicopter (Serial No. 77-22784).

Curtiss C-46F Commando (Serial No. 44-78573), 27.

De Havilland YC-7A Caribou (Serial No. 57-3083).

Douglas VC-47D Skytrain (Serial No. 43-48932), 6E.

Fairchild C-119L Flying Boxcar (Serial No. 53-8087).

Fairchild C-123K Provider (Serial No. 54-0609).

Lockheed C-130E Hercules (Serial No.).

Waco CG-15A Glider (Serial No.).

Fayetteville, Airborne & Special Operations Museum, 100 Bragg Boulevard, 28301.

Bell UH-1H Iroquois Helicopter (Serial No. 72-21524), Company E.

Douglas C-47A Skytrain (Serial No. 315623).

Hughes MH-6C Cayuse Helicopter (Serial No. 68-17191).

Waco CG-4A Hadrian Glider (Serial No. 45-15073).

Fayetteville, John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Museum, Ardennes & Marion Street.

Fayetteville, Pope AFB, Main (Reilly Gate), 28308.

Curtiss P-40 Warhawk (Serial No.).

Douglas C-47B Skytrain (Serial No. 44-76462), C/N 16046/32794, painted as USAAF (Serial No. 293496), ex-USN (BuNo. 39098).

Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar (Serial No. 50-0128), painted as (Serial No. 53-3182), C/N 10446.

Fairchild C-123K Provider (Serial No. 54-0669), C/N 20118.

Fairchild Republic A-10A Thunderbolt II (Serial No. 75-0308), FT, C/N A10-0057.

General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon (Serial No. 79-0352), FT, C/N 61-0137.

Lockheed C-130E Hercules (Serial No. 70-1269), C/N 382-4423.

LTV A-7D Corsair II (Serial No. 72-0230), EL, C/N D-352.

Republic F-105D Thunderchief (Serial No.).

Goldsboro, Seymour Johnson AFB, 4th Wing HQ, Wright Brothers Avenue, 27531-5000.

Canadair CL-13B Sabre Mk. 6, RCAF (Serial No. 23238), USAF (Serial No. 51-12972), FU-972, C/N 1653, painted as `Billie`, 335th FIS, 4th FW, Reg. No. N86EB, mounted on a pylon.

Fairchild Republic A-10A Thunderbolt II (Serial No. 81-0987), FT, C/N A10-0682, mounted on a pylon.

McDonnell F-4C Phantom II (Serial No. 64-1770), SJ, C/N 1069, mounted on pylons.

McDonnell F-4E Phantom II (Serial No. 74-0649).

McDonnell Douglas F-15B Eagle (Serial No. 77-0161), SJ, C/N 394/B-52, painted as an F-15E, "Spirit of Goldsboro", mounted on a pylon.

North American P-51D-20NA Mustang (Serial No. 44-63615), C/N 122-31341, 7, “Bunnie", Tuskegee Airmen colours.

North American F-86E Sabre (Serial No. 52-3238).

North American F-100C Super Sabre (Serial No. 54-1814), C/N 217-75, mounted on a pylon.

Republic F-105D Thunderchief (Serial No. 61-0056), SJ, C/N D251, mounted on a pylon.

Supermarine 329 Spitfire Mk. IIa, replica (Serial No. P7308), XR-D, mounted on a pylon.

Havelock, Cherry Point Marine Corps Air Station, Hwy 70 & Cunningham Boulevard, 28633-5001.

Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina (BuNo.).

Grumman EA-6A Intruder (BuNo. 147865), CY-00.

Hawker Siddeley AV-8C Harrier (BuNo. 158976), CG-00, C/N 712137, mounted on a concrete pylon.

Lockheed HC-130B Hercules, hulk, 1346, C/N 282-3638,used for ground training.

McDonnell Douglas AV-8B Harrier (BuNo. 162969), VL-01, C/N 512096/090, mounted on concrete pedestals.

Vought F-4U Corsair (BuNo.).

Havelock, Tourist Center, 202 Tourist Center Drive, 28532.

Boeing Vertol HH-46D Sea Knight (BuNo. 150941), C/N 2024.

Douglas A-4M Skyhawk (BuNo. 160024), QG-00, C/N 14526.

Grumman F9F-6P Cougar (BuNo. 127487).

Grumman A-6E Intruder (BuNo. 164378), ED-500, C/N I-718.

McDonnell Douglas RF-4B Phantom II (BuNo. 157342), CY-00, C/N 3689.

Hendersonville, Western North Carolina Air Museum, 1340 Gilbert St, 28793.

Aeronca C-3.

Aeronca 7DC Champ.

Baby Great Lakes.

Cessna 170B.

Corbin Junior Ace.

Curtiss Robin 4C-1A.

Curtiss JN-4D Jenny, 5/8 scale replica.

Ercoupe 415CD.

Heath Parasol.

Nieuport Bebe 11, replica.

North American SNJ-5 Texan.

Parker Reno Air Racer.

Piper J-2.

Piper J-3C Cub.

Piper J-5.

Piper PA-12.

SE-5, replica.

Sportfire, homebuilt.

Stearman N2S.

Stearman N4S.

Taylor E-2.

Taylorcraft BC-12D.

Wittman Tailwind W-8.

Hickory Aviation Museum, 3101 9th Avenue Dr NW, Hickory Regional Airport, 28601.

De Havilland DH-100 Vampire (Serial No. XD538), 187, on loan from the Sabre Society.

Douglas A-4L Skyhawk (BuNo. 148538), on loan from the NMNA.

Fokker F.27-500 Friendship, Reg. No. N705FE.

Grumman F-14D Tomcat (BuNo. 163902), on loan from the NMNA.

Hispano HA-200 Saeta, Reg. No. N4551W, on loan from the Sabre Society.

Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star (Serial No. 29529), TR-529, on loan from the NMUSAF.

LTV A-7A Corsair II (BuNo. 154345), AE-313, C/N A-184, on loan from the NMNA.

McDonnell Douglas F-4B Phantom II (BuNo. 148400), on loan from the NMNA.

North American FJ-3M Fury (BuNo. 141393), VMF-235, on loan from the NMNA.

Northrop F-5 Tiger (BuNo. 141540).

Republic F-105B Thunderchief (Serial No. 55-4107), C/N B7, on loan from the NMUSAF.


 (TM Wolf Photos)

Canadair CL-13 Sabre Mk. 5 (Serial No. 1157), painted as 71461, FU-461, Reg. No. N86FS.

Hot Springs

North American P-51D-25NA Mustang (Serial No. 44-73163), ex-RCAF (Serial No. 9285), Texas ANG markings, being restored, Reg. No. N51MR.  Randall, Thomas and Douglas, Kempf Brothers Aviation Partnership.

Jacksonville, New River Marine Corps Air Station, McCutcheon Field.

Bell UH-1N Iroquois Helicopter (BuNo. 160448), TV-00, C/N 31740, mounted on concrete pedestals.

Bell AH-1J Sea Cobra Helicopter (BuNo. 157773), HF-40, C/N 26017, mounted on concrete pylons.

Boeing Vertol CH-46E Sea Knight (BuNo. 153402), YS, C/N 2300, mounted on concrete pedestals.

McDonnell Douglas F-4C Phantom II (Serial No. 63-7837), C/N 731, nose section with cockpit, Thunderbirds markings.

Piasecki HUP-3 Retriever (BuNo. 147608), 2.

Sikorsky VH-34D Seahorse (BuNo. 147191), MX-29, C/N 58-1142, mounted on concrete pylons.

Sikorsky CH-53A Sea Stallion (BuNo. 152398), CJ-26, C/N 65-025.

Kure, North Carolina Military History Museum, North Carolina National Guard Training Facility, 116 Air Force Way, 28449.

Bell UH-1 Iroquois Helicopter (Serial No.).

Manteo, Wright Brothers National Memorial, Mile Post 7.5 US Hwy 158 Kill Devil Hills.

Wright Flyer.

Wright Glider.


 (Paul Nelhams Photo)

Curtiss C-46F Commando (Serial No. 22597), painted as (Serial No. 44-78774), Reg. No. N78774).

New Bern, Lawson Creek Park.

Grumman F-11F-1 Tiger (BuNo. 141802), Blue Angel 5, C/N 119, mounted on a concrete pylon.

Hawker Siddeley AV-8A Harrier (BuNo. 158963), WH-01, C/N 712124/18, Craven Regional Airport, mounted on concrete pedestals.


Bell UH-1M Iroquois helicopter (Serial No. 64-13729), on display at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post

Pope AFB, 28308-5000.

Curtiss P-40N Warhawk (Serial No. 42-05702.

Douglas TC-47B Skytrain (Serial No. 44-76462).

Fairchild C-119C Flying Boxcar (Serial No. 50-0128).

Fairchild C-123K Provider (Serial No. 54-0669).

Fairchild Republic A-10A Thunderbolt II (Serial No. 75-0308).

LTV A-7D Corsair II (Serial No. 72-0230).

Republic F-105D Thunderchief (Serial No. 61-0165).

Raleigh, North Carolina Museum of History, 5 East Edenton Street, 276010-1011.

Benson B-8M Gyrocopter.

Rogallo Wing.

Wright Flyer, replica.

Southern Pines, Commemorative Air Force, Carolinas Wing, Moore County Airport.


Spencer, North Carolina Transportation Museum.

Wilmington, Battleship USS North Carolina.

 (Adrian Brooks Photo)

Vought OS2U Kingfisher aboard the battleship USS North Carolina (BB-55).


Grumman F11F Tiger (BuNo. 138619), 3L, VT-26.  This aircraft stands in front of a Military Surplus store.

Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star (Serial No. 51-17524).  Veterans of Foreign Wars Post.