North American Aviation

 

General Info

  • Name: North American Aviation
  • Country: USA
  • Headquarters:
  • Founded by: Clement Melville Keys
  • Founded: Jan 1928
  • Website:

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Description

North American Aviation was a major US aerospace manufacturer, responsible for a number of historic aircraft, including the T-6 Texan trainer, the P-51 Mustang fighter, the B-25 Mitchell bomber, the F-86 Sabre jet fighter, and the X-15 rocket plane, as well as Apollo Command and Service Module, the second stage of the Saturn V rocket, the Space Shuttle orbiter and the B-1 Lancer. Through a series of mergers and sales, North American Aviation is now part of Boeing.

Source North American Aviation at Wikipedia.org.

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