Stearman Corporation

Wingspan32 feet
Length24 feet 9 inches
Height9 feet 8 inches
PowerContinental Engine Model: R-670-5
Speed186 MPH

The PT-17 Stearman biplane was used to introduce army and navy aviators to the wonders of flight. The first plane many pilots flew in prior to testing out to specific aircraft, there are many of these flying still today. These open cockpit planes bring bck the romance of aviation and flying.