21 relations: Bush flying, Cessna O-1 Bird Dog, Convair, Flight International, Franklin O-425, Jacobs R-755, Korean War, Landing gear, Lycoming R-680, Monoplane, Nautical mile, Piper Aircraft, Radial engine, Reciprocating engine, Reconnaissance, Sierradyne, Stinson Aircraft Company, United States Air Force, United States Army, Wright R-975 Whirlwind, 1945 in aviation.
Bush flying refers to aircraft operations carried out in the bush.
The Cessna L-19/O-1 Bird Dog was a liaison and observation aircraft.
Convair was an American aircraft manufacturing company which later expanded into rockets and spacecraft.
Flight International (or simply Flight) is a weekly magazine focused on aerospace, published in the United Kingdom.
The Franklin O-425 (company designation 6AG/6V6) was an American air-cooled aircraft engine that first ran in the mid-1940s.
The Jacobs R-755 (company designation L-4) was a seven-cylinder, air-cooled, radial engine for aircraft manufactured in the United States by the Jacobs Aircraft Engine Company.
The Korean War (in South Korean, "Korean War"; in North Korean, "Fatherland: Liberation War"; 25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953) was a war between North Korea (with the support of China and the Soviet Union) and South Korea (with the principal support of the United States).
Landing gear is the undercarriage of an aircraft or spacecraft and may be used for either takeoff or landing.
The Lycoming R-680 is a nine-cylinder air-cooled radial engine, the first aero engine produced by Lycoming.
A monoplane is a fixed-wing aircraft with a single main wing plane, in contrast to a biplane or other multiplane, each of which has multiple planes.
A nautical mile is a unit of measurement defined as exactly.
Piper Aircraft, Inc., is a manufacturer of general aviation aircraft, located at the Vero Beach Municipal Airport in Vero Beach, Florida, United States and owned since 2009 by the Government of Brunei.
The radial engine is a reciprocating type internal combustion engine configuration in which the cylinders "radiate" outward from a central crankcase like the spokes of a wheel.
A reciprocating engine, also often known as a piston engine, is typically a heat engine (although there are also pneumatic and hydraulic reciprocating engines) that uses one or more reciprocating pistons to convert pressure into a rotating motion.
In military operations, reconnaissance or scouting is the exploration outside an area occupied by friendly forces to gain information about natural features and other activities in the area.
Acme Aircraft Co was an aircraft manufacturer founded by Hugh Crawford and Roger Keeney in Torrance, California.
The Stinson Aircraft Company was an aircraft manufacturing company in the United States between the 1920s and the 1950s.
The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aerial and space warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.
The United States Army (USA) is the land warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.
The Wright R-975 Whirlwind was a series of nine-cylinder air-cooled radial aircraft engines built by the Wright Aeronautical division of Curtiss-Wright.
This is a list of aviation-related events from 1945.