Military History Books
by Harold A. Skaarup   www.SilverHawkAuthor.com   
 
Warplanes of the Second World War preserved in Venezuela

Aviones de combate de la Segunda Guerra Mundial preservados en Venezuela

Warplanes of the Second World War preserved in Venezuela

The aim of this website is to locate, identify and document Warplanes from the Second World War preserved in Venezuela.  Many contributors have assisted in the hunt for these aircraft to provide and update the data on this website.  Photos are as credited.  Any errors found here are by the author, and any additions, corrections or amendments to this list of Warplane Survivors of the Second World War in Venezuela would be most welcome and may be e-mailed to the author at hskaarup@rogers.com.

El objetivo de este sitio web es localizar, identificar y documentar aviones de combate de la Segunda Guerra Mundial 
conservados en Venezuela. Muchos contribuyentes han ayudado en la búsqueda de estos aviones para proporcionar y
actualizar los datos en este sitio web. Las fotos son tan acreditadas. Cualquier error encontrado aquí es por el autor, y
cualquier adición, corrección o enmienda a esta lista de sobrevivientes de aviones de combate de la Segunda Guerra
Mundial en Venezuela sería bienvenida y se puede enviar por correo electrónico al autor a hskaarup@rogers.com.

Data current to 26 Nov 2020.

Museo Aeronáutico de Maracay (Aeronautics Museum of Maracay), Maracay Air Force Base

The Venezuelan Air Force's Museo Aeronáutico de Maracay (Aeronautics Museum of Maracay) is located at the installations of the former Aeropuerto Nacional Florencio Gómez (the first airport in Maracay adjacent to the Venezuelan Air Force officer graduation school, and the "Cradle of Venezuelan Military Aviation" in the City of Maracay, Estado Aragua, Venezuela.

 (aeroprints.com Photo)

Beechcraft 18.

 (aeroprints.com Photo)

Beech 18 Kansan.

 (aeroprints.com Photo)

 (Carlos E. Perez Photo)

Boeing Stearman PT-17 Kaydet.

 (aeroprints.com Photo)

Douglas DC-3, 1 of 2.

 (aeroprints.com Photo)

 (André Du-pont (Mexico Air Spotters) Photo)

 (Carlos E. Perez Photo)

Douglas C-47 Skytrain, USAAF (Serial No. 42-92571), delivered 22 Jan 1944.  Royal Air Force (Serial No. KG377), then to Silver City AW as G-AJAV, General Electric as N19E, Radio Corp of America as N40G, Orinoco Mining as YV-P-EPO, RG Gruber as YV-T-RTC. Preserved at the Museo Aeronáutico Fuerza Aerea Venezolana (FAV).

 (Carlos E. Perez Photo)

Fairchild PT-19.

 (aeroprints.com Photo)

Vultee BT-15 Valiant.

 (aeroprints.com Photo)

North American AT-6 Texan.

 (André Du-pont (Mexico Air Spotters) Photo)

North American AT-6C Texan.

 (aeroprints.com Photo)

North American B-25 J Mitchell (Serial No. 2B40).

North American P-51D-30NT Mustang (Serial No. 45-11458), FAB 504, Museo Aeronáutico de Maracay (Aeronautics Museum of Maracay).

 (aeroprints.com Photo)

 (Carlos E. Perez Photo)

Republic P-47D-30-RA Thunderbolt (Serial No. 44-32809), c/n 399-53770. Venezuelan Air Force (Serial No. 10B36), Museo Aeronáutico de Maracay (Aeronautics Museum of Maracay).  Built at Evansville, Indiana, this Thunderbolt, later designated as an F-47, was delivered to the Venezuela and taken on strength with the Fuerza Aerea Venezolana on 5 April 1949, flying with Escuadron de Cas C-36 "Los Diablos".