North American P-51 Mustang

1940 North American Aviation
(Reguidit frae P-51 Mustang)

The North American Aviation P-51 Mustang wis an American lang-range, single-seat fechter an fechter-bomber uised during Warld War II, the Korean War an ither conflicts.

P-51 Mustang
P-51 Mustangs o the 375t Fechter Squadron, Aicht Air Force mid-1944.
Role Fechter
Naitional oreegin Unitit States
Manufacturer North American Aviation
First flicht 26 October 1940
Introduction 1942
Status Retired frae militar service 1984 (Dominican Air Force)[1]
Primar uisers Unitit States Airmy Air Forces
Ryal Air Force
Cheenese Naitionalist Air Force
numerous ithers (see ablo)
Nummer biggit More than 15,000[2]
Unit cost
US$50,985 in 1945[3]
Variants North American A-36
Rolls-Royce Mustang Mk.X
Cavalier Mustang
Developit intae North American F-82 Twin Mustang
Piper PA-48 Enforcer
Rolls-Royce Mustang Mk.X


  1. Hickman. Kennedy. "World War II: North American P-51 Mustang". Retrieved: 19 June 2014
  2. "North American P-51D Mustang." National Museum of the United States Air Force, 2 April 2011. Retrieved: 17 January 2012.
  3. Knaack 1978