1958 in aviation

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This is a list of aviation-related events from 1958:

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  • January 20 – Nord 3400[41]
  • January 31 – North American T2J-1, first variant of the T2J Buckeye, redesignated as the T-2 Buckeye in September 1962[42]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Wikipedia HMS Warrier (R31) article.
  2. ^ Scheina, Robert L., Latin America: A Naval History 1810–1987, Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1987, ISBN 0-87021-295-8, p. 196.
  3. ^ Scheina, Robert L., Latin America: A Naval History 1810–1987, Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1987, ISBN 0-87021-295-8, p. 218.
  4. ^ a b Aviation Hawaii: 1950–1959 Chronology of Aviation in Hawaii
  5. ^ Aviation Safety Network Hijacking Description
  6. ^ Chinnery, Philip D., Vietnam: The Helicopter War, Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1991, ISBN 1-55750-875-5, p. 2.
  7. ^ a b planecrashinfo.com Famous People Who Died in Aviation Accidents: 1950s
  8. ^ Crosby, Francis, The Complete Guide to Fighters & Bombers of the World: An Illustrated History of the World's Greatest Military Aircraft, From the Pioneering Days of Air Fighting in World War I Through the Jet Fighters and Stealth Bombers of the Present Day, London: Anness Publishing Ltd., 2006, ISBN 978-1-84476-917-9, p. 289.
  9. ^ "Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 6 September 2009. 
  10. ^ Aviation Safety Network Hijacking Description
  11. ^ Aviation Safety Network Hijacking Description
  12. ^ Aviation Safety Network Hijacking Description
  13. ^ a b c Angelucci, Enzo, The American Fighter: The Definitive Guide to American Fighter Aircraft From 1917 to the Present, New York: Orion Books, 1987, p. 283.
  14. ^ Angelucci, Enzo, The American Fighter: The Definitive Guide to American Fighter Aircraft From 1917 to the Present, New York: Orion Books, 1987, ISBN 0-517-56588-9, p. 353.
  15. ^ "Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 6 September 2009. 
  16. ^ Angelucci, Enzo, The American Fighter: The Definitive Guide to American Fighter Aircraft From 1917 to the Present, New York: Orion Books, 1987, ISBN 0-517-56588-9, p. 190.
  17. ^ Aviation Safety Network Accident Description
  18. ^ preserveamerica.noaa.gov Bell Masayuki Shimada (1922-1958)
  19. ^ nvcfoundation.org "NOAA Honors Nisei with Launch of Fisheries Vessel 'Bell M. Shimada,'" Japanese American Veterans Association, December 2008, Volume 58, Issue 11.
  20. ^ Chronology of Significant Events in Naval Aviation: "Naval Air Transport" 1941 -- 1999
  21. ^ a b Donald, David, ed., The Complete Encyclopedia of World Aircraft, New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1997, ISBN 0-7607-0592-5, p. 81.
  22. ^ Pool, Bob, "Obituary: John D. Silva, 92; TV Engineer Devised the World's First News Helicopter," The Washington Post, December 11, 2012, Page B6.
  23. ^ Potter, E. B., ed., Sea Power: A Naval History, Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1981, ISBN 0-87021-607-4, p. 371.
  24. ^ Isenberg, Michael T., Shield of the Republic: The United States Navy in an Era of Cold War and Violent Peace, Volume I: 1945–1962, New York: St. Martin's Press, ISBN 0-312-09911-8, p. 712.
  25. ^ Anonymous, "Today in History," The Washington Post Express, July 29, 2013, p. 26.
  26. ^ jetpsa.com The History of PSA
  27. ^ Isenberg, Michael T., Shield of the Republic: The United States Navy in an Era of Cold War and Violent Peace, Volume I: 1945–1962, New York: St. Martin's Press, ISBN 0-312-09911-8, p. 623.
  28. ^ Aviation Safety Network Hijacking Description
  29. ^ Isenberg, Michael T., Shield of the Republic: The United States Navy in an Era of Cold War and Violent Peace, Volume I: 1945–1962, New York: St. Martin's Press, ISBN 0-312-09911-8, pp. 623–624.
  30. ^ Crosby, Francis, The Complete Guide to Fighters & Bombers of the World: An Illustrated History of the World's Greatest Military Aircraft, From the Pioneering Days of Air Fighting in World War I Through the Jet Fighters and Stealth Bombers of the Present Day, London: Anness Publishing Ltd., 2006, ISBN 978-1-84476-917-9, pp. 41, 42.
  31. ^ Directory of U.S. Military Rockets and Missiles: AIM-9.
  32. ^ Hollway, Don, "Fox Two!", Aviation History, March 2013, p. 56.
  33. ^ Hallion, Richard P., "Across the Hypersonic Divide," Aviation History, July 2012, p. 41.
  34. ^ "65 Passengers, All Crew Killed in Red Plane Crash". The Daily Reporter. 20 October 1948. Retrieved 1 June 2011. 
  35. ^ Aviation Safety Network Hijacking Description
  36. ^ Aviation Safety Network Hijacking Description
  37. ^ Donald, David, ed., The Complete Encyclopedia of World Aircraft, New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1997, ISBN 978-0-7607-0592-6, p. 90.
  38. ^ Thetford, Owen, British Naval Aircraft Since 1912, Sixth Edition, Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1991, ISBN 1-55750-076-2, p. 112.
  39. ^ "Trivia on Time and History 3:53 P.M. Longest Air Flight in History Begins - Trivia Library". trivia-library.com. Retrieved 4 April 2015. 
  40. ^ National Airlines history, at Nationalsundowners.com, the Organization of Former Stewardesses and Flight Attendants with the Original National Airlines.
  41. ^ Taylor 1961, p. 61.
  42. ^ Polmar, Norman, "A Trainer Par Excellence," Naval History, December 2016, p. 62.
  43. ^ [Stevenson, Roy, "Doak's One-Off," Aviation History, July 2014, p. 15.]
  44. ^ Donald, David, ed., The Complete Encyclopedia of World Aircraft, New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1997, ISBN 0-7607-0592-5, p. 88.
  45. ^ Taylor 1965, p.83.
  46. ^ Taylor 1961, p. 59.
  47. ^ Angelucci, Enzo, The American Fighter: The Definitive Guide to American Fighter Aircraft From 1917 to the Present, New York: Orion Books, 1987, p. 311.
  48. ^ Angelucci, Enzo, The American Fighter: The Definitive Guide to American Fighter Aircraft From 1917 to the Present, New York: Orion Books, 1987, ISBN 0-517-56588-9, p. 454.
  49. ^ Taylor 1965, p. 20.
  50. ^ Taylor 1965, p. 238.
  51. ^ Donald, David, ed., The Complete Encyclopedia of World Aircraft, New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1997, ISBN 978-0-7607-0592-6, p. 101.
  52. ^ a b Taylor 1965, p. 273.
  53. ^ "World Air News: First Flights". Air Pictorial November 1958, p. 382.
  54. ^ "World Air News: First Flights". Air Pictorial December 1958, p.414.
  55. ^ Donald, David, ed., The Complete Encyclopedia of World Aircraft, New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1997, ISBN 0-7607-0592-5, p. 119.
  56. ^ "World Air News: First Flights". Air Pictorial February 1959, p. 44.
  57. ^ Angelucci, Enzo, The American Fighter: The Definitive Guide to American Fighter Aircraft From 1917 to the Present, New York: Orion Books, 1987, p. 162.
  58. ^ Polmar, Norman, "Historic Aircraft: Great But Impractical Aircraft," Naval History, June 2012, p. 13.
  • Taylor, John W. R. Jane's All The World's Aircraft 1961–62. London: Sampson Low, Marston, 1961.
  • Taylor, John W. R. Jane's All The World's Aircraft 1965–66. London: Sampson Low, Marston, 1965.