This is the FIRST and LAST BTD-1 Destroyer!
Help us in her restoration.
BTD-1 Destroyer Project
News and Press Releases
09/24/15 - Air Museum Network Article
09/25/15 - Rome News Tribune Article
10/28/13 - BTD-1 Destroyer Headed to Tennessee Museum
History of this particular BTD-1 Destroyer - Youtube
Stats and More
NASA - Historic BTD-1 Destroyer
Virtual Aircraft Museum - Douglas BTD-1
Bill Maloney 2010 Photos of the BTD-1 at Wings of Eagles
Dan Shumaker Collection - Douglas BTD-1 Destroyer US Navy
DOUGLAS BTD 1 DESTROYER DETAILS:
Top Speed: 334 MPH
Height: 13’ 7”
First Flight: 8 April 1943
Engine Type: Wright R-3350 Duplex-Cyclone Radial
The Hixson Flight Museum is accepting donations to help cover the costs of the restoration of this unique piece of history.
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