Collections  »  Aircraft

The Curtiss Museum is fortunate to have an extensive collection of Curtiss and Curtiss-related vintage aircraft and antique aircraft - certainly one of the largest of its kind under one roof.

Our aircraft collection presently consists of:

Originals

  • 1917 Standard "J-1" (on loan from Henry Ford Museum)
  • 1919 Curtiss "Seagull" Flying Boat (on loan from Henry Ford Museum)
  • 1927 Curtiss "Robin"
  • 1929 Mercury "Chic" (on loan from Mercury Aircraft)
  • 1929 CW "Pusher" (on loan from Curtiss-Wright)
  • 1943 Curtiss C-46 "Commando"
  • 1951 "Doppelraab" Glider

Restorations

  • 1917 Curtiss JN-4D "Jenny"
  • 1919 Curtiss "Oriole"
  • 1931 Mercury S-1 Racer (on loan from Mercury Aircraft)
  • 1931 Curtiss-Wright "Junior" (on loan from H. Hale - NY)
  • 1931 Curtiss-Wright "Junior"

Reproductions

  • 1904 Baldwin Dirigible Gondola
  • 1907 AEA Glider
  • 1908 "June Bug" (on loan from Mercury Aircraft)
  • 1910 Albany Flyer (restoration in progress)
  • 1911 A-1 "Triad" Seaplane
  • 1912 Curtiss "Headless Pusher"
  • 1913 Curtiss "E Model" Flying Boat
  • 1914 Curtiss "America" Flying Boat
  • 1943 Curtiss P-40E "Warhawk" (in ¾ scale)
The Curtiss OrioleMercury S-1 RacerCurtiss-Wright Curtiss RobinCurtiss Model E Flying BoatStandard J-1Mercury ChicCurtiss Seagull Flying BoatCurtiss-Wright Cutiss Curtiss JN-4D A-1 TriadAmericaCurtiss C-46 Curtiss P-40E