Welcome to the digital collections of The Museum of Flight. This site features digitized materials from our archival, library, and artifact collections. Search and browse historic photographs, letters, journals, flight logs, military records, oral histories, and other media.

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Pilot training manual for the Lightning P-38

Pilot training manual for the Lightning P-38

Manual, "Pilot training manual for the Lightning P-38," produced by the Office of Flying Safety, United States Army Air Forces, circa 1944.

Pilot's handbook for Navy Model F4U-1, F4U-1C, F4U-1D, F3A-1, FG-1, FG-1D airplanes [Manual]

Pilot's handbook for Navy Model F4U-1, F4U-1C, F4U-1D, F3A-1, FG-1, FG-1D airplanes [Manual]

Manual, "Pilot's handbook for Navy Model F4U-1, F4U-1C, F4U-1D, F3A-1, FG-1, FG-1D airplanes," produced by the Bureau of Aeronautics, United States…

[Two men wearing F-1 flight suits]

[Two men wearing F-1 flight suits]

Photograph of two men, one identified as Bud Cook, wearing F-1 flight suits ("Blue Bunny" suits), circa 1940s. Inscription on verso: "Bud Cook and…