Sunday, November 27, 2016

Fleet Fort Trainer

Images from Ron Page and William Cumming, Fleet, The Flying Years. Boston Mills Press, 1990
Fleet Fort Trainer prototype, the spats were not put into production. Designed for intermediate pilot training, the plane actually served as a radio trainer. 101 were built in 1941-42. They were removed from service in 1944.

View showing the unusual wing bracing.

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