Pearl Harbor Blog’s Table of Contents

Hangar 37

Ford Island

Ford Island – Part I: Overview
The Control Tower on Ford Island – Building S84 (Article II)
Ford Island: Pearl Harbor, Hawaii – December 7, 1941 (Article I)
LT Frank A. Erickson at Ford Island Control Tower, December 7, 1941
Amelia Earhart’s crash on Ford Island, March 20, 1937
The Ford Island Dispensary

Hangar 37

Hangar 37:  Gateway to the Museum
Aerial Cameras in World War II


Pan Am’s Pacific Clippers

Dru Blair Mural

PBY Catalinas at Pearl Harbor
Where Would the Enterprise Have Moored?
Why did the Japanese Sink the Utah?
Phoenixes, Dragons and Cranes… Oh, My!
Revenge of the Pearl Harbor Battleships
U.S. Scout/Observation Floatplanes in World War II
VF-6: The Deadly Night of December 7, 1941

The Zero

How fast was the Zero?
The Problem with Self-Sealing Fuel Tanks: Capacity, not Weight

Bomb Wall

Pearl Harbor: The Bombs of the Second Wave
Aerial Bomb Fuzes
Pearl Harbor: Thunderfish in the Sky

Oahu Map
Welch and Taylor/P-40

P-40 Warhawks and Claire Chennault’s Flying Tigers


Superchargers and Turbochargers

Second Attack
Doolittle Raid

Aircraft #13 on the Doolittle Raid


Douglas SBD Dauntless Scout/Dive Bomber
Battle of the Coral Sea

The Stearman/Training

Boeing Stearman Kaydet Primary Trainer

Hangar 79

World War II Aircraft

Boeing B-17E Flying Fortress Swamp Ghost
Douglas C-47/DC-3 “Cheeky Charlie”
P-40 Warhawks and Claire Chennault’s Flying Tigers
Video: Inside “Swamp Ghost”
Pearl Harbor: Thunderfish in the Sky
X Marks the Spot
Mystery of the Middle Seat
Nakajima B5N2 “Kate” Type 97-3 Carrier Attack Aircraft at Pearl Harbor
De Havilland D-82a Tiger Moth

Korean War Aircraft

“MiG Alley” Korean Conflict exhibit coming soon
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15bis
North American F-86E Sabre

Cold War Aircraft

Boeing B-52 Stratofortress
Douglas A3D/A-3 Skywarrior
Lockheed F-104 Starfighter
New Arrival F-102A Delta Dagger

Southeast Asia Helicopters

Bell OH-58 Kiowa
Huey 705’s (Unplanned) Last Day in Vietnam
Our CH-53D Sea Stallion
Sikorsky H-34 Choctaw/Seabat/Seahorse
The Hard Life of Snake 298
The Mystery of Huey 411

Southeast Asia Jets

North American F-100F Super Sabre (S/N 58-1232)
Northrop F-5A Freedom Fighter (And T-38 Talon)
The F-4C Phantom II
The Mig-21 Fishbed
General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark/Pig

Post-Vietnam Aircraft

McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle
Our Tomcat “Felix 102”
Sikorsky SH-60B Antisubmarine Warfare ASW Helicopter
General Dynamics/Lockheed Martin F-16



Aircraft Carrier Ops
Biggest Little Airshow Gets Bigger at Pearl Harbor!
The Art of War at Pearl Harbor
Repair in the Air