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Douglas A-1 Skyraider (AKA "Spad" in France).
Category. Statistic.
First flight on. 1945.
Retired on. Early 1970s with the USA. Retired from military service in 1985 (Gabonese Air Force) since they were by this time hopelessly out dated and worn out due to old age!
Major contractor(s) . Douglas Aircraft Company.
Dose it use nukes or cruse missiles. No
Fight ceiling height 28,500 ft (8,685 m).
Top speed. 322 mph (280 kn, 518 km/h) at 18,000 ft (5,500 m).
VTOL. No.
Range. 1,316 mi (1,144 nmi, 2,115 km).
Crew. 1.
Nationality(s). [[America]n.
Class. Attack aircraft and carrier-based dive/torpedo bomber.
Rate of climb. 2,850 ft/min (14.5 m/s).
Links. http://www.vnafmamn.com/Skyraider_vs_MIG17.html, http://www.nationalmuseum.af.mil/factsheets/factsheet.asp?id=3189, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Douglas_A-1_Skyraider, http://www.worldairforces.com/Countries/gabon/gab.htm.

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Great_Planes_Douglas_A-1_Skyraider_Documentary

Great Planes Douglas A-1 Skyraider Documentary

The Douglas A-1 Skyraider was an American single-seat attack aircraft that saw service between the late 1940s and early 1980s. Top speed: 518 km/h Wingspan: 15 m Weight: 4,749 kg Length: 12 m First flight: March 18, 1945 Introduced: 1950 Engine type: Wright R-3350 Duplex-Cyclone

Great_Planes_Douglas_A_1_Skyraider

Great Planes Douglas A 1 Skyraider

Great Planes Douglas A 1 Skyraider.

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