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Posted 11/19/2007 Printable Fact Sheet
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Fairchild PT-26
DAYTON, Ohio -- Fairchild PT-26 Cornell awaits restoration at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo)
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Note: This aircraft is currently in storage.

In 1942 the Army Air Forces ordered the PT-26 into production for the Royal Canadian Air Force under the Lend-Lease Program. A total of more than 1,700 PT-26s were produced in the United States by Fairchild and in Canada by Fleet Aircraft, Ltd. The PT-26 used a Ranger air-cooled, in-line engine.

Donated by Dr. L. Rodger Currie of Chelmsford, Mass.

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