ID this plane

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  1. beaupower32

    beaupower32 Well-Known Member

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    My dad sent me this. This plane was on top of a gas station in the early 70's in Magnolia Arkansas. He said it was taken down to be restored at the local airport, but has no other info on it. Any help would really be appreciated. View attachment 250267
     
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    #2 T Bolt, Dec 19, 2013
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    That's a Vultee BT-13 Valiant
     

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    Also known as the "Vibrator".
     
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    Nice ID fellas.
     
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    Thanks, I knew I could count on you all.
     
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    Yep, one of them is at Planes of Fame and another is at the March Museum.


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    When I was a kid, there were quite a few sitting out back in the boneyard at Chino (and a ton of other types) :thumbleft:
     
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