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  P-40E-1 Warhawk Serial Number 41-35918  
VSS

Aircraft History
Built by Curtiss in Buffalo, New York. Curtiss-Wright number 1025 (CW-1025). Constructors Number 19751. Assigned Royal Air Force (RAF) serial number ET564. Assigned U. S. Army Air Force serial number 41-35918. Disassembled and shipped overseas as part of lend lease arriving in the Soviet Union on April 4, 1942

Wartime History
Assigned to the Soviet Air Force (VSS), wartime history unknown. Abandoned in the Soviet Union.

Wreckage
During 1992, salvaged and exported from Russia, precise details unknown.

Suffolk MAP, VA registered N1941P marked as AVG replacement aircraft

Restoration
Purchased by Gerald Yagen / Fighter Factory / Training Services Inc. Shipped to New Zealand During 2001-2003, restored by AvSpec Ltd to airworthy condition. Painted in the markings of American Volunteer Group (AVG) replacement aircraft, P-40E Warhawk 41-5658 side number 108. Afterwards, shipped to Virginia Beach, VA.

First flight during April 2003. On April 4, 2003 registered with the FAA as N1941P. Part of the collection displayed at Military Aviation Museum and makes appearances at regional air shows.

References
AV Spec - P-40E - Jerry Yagen (photos or restoration)
FAA Registration N1941P

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Last Updated
May 23, 2018

 

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