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

Data current to 23 Oct 2018.

Aeronautics Museum of Maracay

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 Mustang (Serial No. 45-11458), Museo Aeronauticoat Maracay Air Force Base.

 (aeroprints.com Photo)

 (Carlos E. Perez Photo)

Republic P-47D Thunderbolt.