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Fleetwings BT-12
The Fleetwings BT-12 Sophomore, also known by the company designation Model 23, was a 1940s all-metal basic training monoplane built by Fleetwings for the United States
United States
Army Air Forces. Only 24 production examples of the type were built before the contract was cancelled.Contents1 Design and development 2 Operational history 3 Variants 4 Operators 5 Specifications (BT-12) 6 See also 7 References 8 Further readingDesign and development[edit] With the outbreak of the Second World War, the United States
United States
Army Air Corps (later U.S. Army Air Forces) was ill-prepared for a major war. In an effort to obtain as many aircraft as possible the USAAF contracted Fleetwings, a specialist fabricator of sheet stainless steel,[1] to produce a basic training monoplane
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1962 United States Tri-Service Aircraft Designation System
The Tri-Service aircraft designation system is a unified system introduced in 1962 by the United States Department of Defense
United States Department of Defense
for designating all U.S. military aircraft. Prior to then, the U.S. armed services used separate nomenclature systems. Under the tri-service designation system, officially introduced on 18 September 1962, almost all aircraft receive a unified designation, whether they are operated by the United States Air Force
United States Air Force
(USAF), United States Navy
United States Navy
(USN), United States Marine Corps
United States Marine Corps
(USMC), United States Army, or United States Coast Guard
United States Coast Guard
(USCG)
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International Standard Book Number
"ISBN" redirects here. For other uses, see ISBN (other).International Standard Book
Book
NumberA 13-digit ISBN, 978-3-16-148410-0, as represented by an EAN-13 bar codeAcronym ISBNIntroduced 1970; 48 years ago (1970)Managing organisation International ISBN AgencyNo. of digits 13 (formerly 10)Check digit Weighted sumExample 978-3-16-148410-0Website www.isbn-international.orgThe International Standard Book
Book
Number (ISBN) is a unique[a][b] numeric commercial book identifier. Publishers purchase ISBNs from an affiliate of the International ISBN Agency.[1] An ISBN is assigned to each edition and variation (except reprintings) of a book. For example, an e-book, a paperback and a hardcover edition of the same book would each have a different ISBN. The ISBN is 13 digits long if assigned on or after 1 January 2007, and 10 digits long if assigned before 2007
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United States Army Air Forces
The United States
United States
Army Air Forces (USAAF or AAF), informally known as the Air Force,[1] was the aerial warfare service of the United States of America during and immediately after World War II
World War II
(1939/41–1945), successor to the previous United States
United States
Army Air Corps and the direct predecessor of the United States Air Force
United States Air Force
of today, one of the five uniformed military services. The AAF was a component of the United States Army, which in 1942 was divided functionally by executive order into three autonomous forces: the Army Ground Forces, the Services of Supply (which in 1943 became the Army Service Forces), and the Army Air Forces
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Trainer (aircraft)
A trainer is a class of aircraft designed specifically to facilitate flight training of pilots and aircrews. The use of a dedicated trainer aircraft with additional safety features—such as tandem flight controls, forgiving flight characteristics and a simplified cockpit arrangement—allows pilots-in-training to safely advance their real-time piloting, navigation and warfighting skills without the danger of overextending their abilities alone in a fully featured aircraft.[citation needed] Civilian pilots are normally trained in a light aircraft, with two or more seats to allow for a student and instructor
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Aviation Week & Space Technology
Aviation Week & Space Technology, often abbreviated Aviation Week or AW&ST, is the flagship magazine of the Aviation Week Network. The weekly magazine is available in print and online, reporting on the aerospace, defense and aviation industries, with a core focus on aerospace technology
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Bill Gunston
Bill Gunston OBE FRAeS
FRAeS
(1 March 1927 - 1 June 2013)[1] was a British aviation and military author.[2] He flew with Britain's Royal Air Force from 1943 to 1948, and was a flying instructor. He spent most of his adult life doing research and writing on aircraft and aviation. He was the author of over 350 books and articles. His work included many books published by Salamander Books.Contents1 Early life 2 Honours and awards 3 Books 4 Career 5 See also 6 Notes 7 References 8 External linksEarly life[edit] Born William Tudor Gunston in London in 1927,[3] Gunston was educated at Pinner County Grammar School.[2] In his spare time, he was Flight Sergeant in the school Air Training Corps
Air Training Corps
squadron and, for several months, the London Philharmonic Orchestra's librarian.[citation needed] On leaving school, Gunston joined the Royal Air Force
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Special
Special
Special
or specials may refer to:Contents1 Music 2 Film and television 3 Other uses 4 See alsoMusic[edit] Special
Special
(album), a 1992
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Amazon Standard Identification Number
The Amazon Standard Identification Number (ASIN) is a 10-character alphanumeric unique identifier assigned by Amazon.com
Amazon.com
and its partners for product identification within the Amazon organization.[1] Usage and structure[edit] Although ASINs used to be unique worldwide, global expansion has changed things so that ASINs are only guaranteed unique within a marketplace.[citation needed] The same product may be referred to by several ASINs though, and different national sites may use a different ASIN for the same product.[citation needed] In general, ASINs are likely to be different between the country sites unless they are for a class of product where the ASIN is based on an externally defined and internationally consistent identifier, such as ISBN
ISBN
for books.[citation needed] Each product sold on Amazon.com
Amazon.com
is given a unique ASIN
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Radial Engine
The radial engine is a reciprocating type internal combustion engine configuration in which the cylinders "radiate" outward from a central crankcase like the spokes of a wheel. It resembles a stylized star when viewed from the front, and is called a "star engine" (German Sternmotor, French moteur en étoile, Japanese hoshigata enjin, Italian Motore Stellare) in some languages
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United States
Coordinates: 40°N 100°W / 40°N 100°W / 40; -100 United States
United States
of AmericaFlagGreat SealMotto:  "In God
God
We Trust"[1][fn 1]Other traditional mottos  "E pluribus unum" (Latin)
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Aircraft Research BT-11
The Aircraft Research XBT-11 was to have been a basic trainer constructed by the Aircraft Research Corporation (formerly the Vidal Research Corporation) of Bendix, New Jersey, by molding "Weldwood", a "plastic" plywood composite material made of heat and pressure-processed phenol phenol-formaldehyde resins and wood similar to the Duramold
Duramold
process. The Duramold
Duramold
and Haskelite
Haskelite
processes were first developed in 1937, followed by Eugene L
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Second World War
Allied victoryCollapse of Nazi Germany Fall of Japanese and Italian Empires Dissolution of the League of Nations Creation of the United Nations Emergence of the United States
United States
and the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
as superpowers Beginning of the Cold War
Cold War
(more...)ParticipantsAllied Powers Axis PowersCommanders and leadersMain Allied leaders Joseph Stalin Franklin D
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United States Army Air Corps
The United States
United States
Army Air Corps (USAAC) was the aerial warfare service of the United States
United States
of America between 1926 and 1941. After World War I, as early aviation became an increasingly important part of modern warfare, a philosophical rift developed between more traditional ground-based army personnel and those who felt that aircraft were being underutilized and that air operations were being stifled for political reasons unrelated to their effectiveness. The USAAC was renamed from the earlier United States
United States
Army Air Service on 2 July 1926, and was part of the larger United States
United States
Army. The Air Corps became the United States
United States
Army Air Forces (USAAF) on 20 June 1941, giving it greater autonomy from the Army's middle-level command structure
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Avro Anson
The Avro
Avro
Anson is a British twin-engined, multi-role aircraft built by aircraft manufacturer Avro. Large numbers of the type served in a variety of roles for the Royal Air Force
Royal Air Force
(RAF), Fleet Air Arm
Fleet Air Arm
(FAA), Royal Canadian Air Force
Royal Canadian Air Force
(RCAF) and numerous other air forces before, during, and after the Second World War. Initially known as the Avro
Avro
652A, the Anson was developed during the mid-1930s from the earlier Avro
Avro
652 airliner in response to a request for tenders issued by the British Air Ministry
Air Ministry
for a maritime reconnaissance aircraft. Having suitably impressed the Ministry, a single prototype was ordered, which conducted its maiden flight on 24 March 1935
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Seversky P-35
The Seversky P-35
Seversky P-35
was an American fighter aircraft built by the Seversky Aircraft Company in the late 1930s. A contemporary of the Hawker Hurricane
Hawker Hurricane
and Messerschmitt Bf 109, the P-35 was the first single-seat fighter in United States Army Air Corps
United States Army Air Corps
to feature all-metal construction, retractable landing gear, and an enclosed cockpit.Contents1 Design and development1.1 Two-seat versions – 2PA and A8V2 Operational history2.1 USAAC 2.2 Sweden3 Variants 4 Operators 5 Survivors 6 Specifications (P-35A) 7 See also 8 References8.1 Notes 8.2 Bibliography9 External linksDesign and development[edit] The origins of the P-35 trace back to the Seversky SEV-3
Seversky SEV-3
three-seat amphibian, designed by Alexander Kartveli, Seversky's chief designer and Seversky's first aircraft
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