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North American T-6 Texan Start and Takeoff

A Friend of mine takes a ride in a very nice North American T-6 Texan. The Texan was used by the US Army Air Force as an advanced trainer during the second world war. It was built by North American Aviation and powered by a 600 hp Pratt and Whitney R-1340 radial engine. Its normal cruise speed is 145 mph.

North American T-6 Texan Start

A friend goes out for some aerobatics in a North American T-6 Texan.Start and takeoff. The North American Aviation T-6 Texan was a single-engine advanced trainer used by the Army Air Force during the Second World War. It was powered by a 600 hp Pratt & Whitney R-1340-AN-1 Wasp Radial Engine. The Texan cruised at 145 mph and had a 730 mile range. Today it is a popular airshow performer.