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North American F-86 Sabre, June 2013

Another Cold War jet, a North American F-86 Sabre. Full display here from June 2013 show at Old Warden.

P-51 Mustang, Janie, August 2009

A sound recording of P-51 Mustang “Janie” recorded in August 2009. And a spectrogram of the recording.

North American Harvard Trainers

Sound of a pair of Harvard trainers chasing around Old Warden. Harvards have a very particular sound as like a Stearman there is no gearing between the engine and propeller which consequently moves very fast, with the propeller tips breaking the speed of sound as they turn.

North American F-86A Sabre

A recording of a North American F-86A Sabre made of 5th July 2009. This aircraft has been in the UK for a few years but will probably be sold to a US buyer by the end of the year. This aircraft is the oldest flying jet engined plane (according to the commentator during the display). […]

P51 Jumpin Jaques

“Jumpin Jacques” is a North American Mustang (S/N 44-72035) P-51D-20-NA, built at North American’s Inglewood facility in California. Recorded at Old Warden, 7th June 2009. Operated by Hanger 11, based at North Weald, Essex, UK.