Mike F.
P-40F & L
Wed Oct 17, 2007 09:56 (XFF:

Does anyone know what the Curtiss Wright manufacture serial numbers were for the P-40Fs and Ls?

  • Were they produced concurrentlyBrad, Tue Oct 16 07:21
    Thanks for the answer, I assume that those L's were part of the first production block, basically being identical to the F-5 block. I'm somewhat curious about whether they and the F's were being... more
    • The Ls used by RAF wereTerry McGrady, Wed Oct 17 16:00
      L-5CU and L-10 CU 55 were actualy used by 3 RAAF the remaing 45 were kept in reserve and later passed on to the French in March 45 along with survivors of other F and Ls used by RAF
    • Re: Were they produced concurrentlyTerry McGrady, Tue Oct 16 14:47
      Hi Brad , The last Batch of 112 P40F-20 were produced in January 43 Serial numbers 41-119933-20044. Production of the P40L-1 commenced in January 1943 50 A/C L-5 January- Feb 43 220 A/C L-10 Feb -... more
      • Thanks!Brad, Wed Oct 17 07:20
        Hi Terry, Thanks for the info! What source are you using? I've got to buy it, whatever it is! Brad
        • Re: Thanks!Terry McGrady, Wed Oct 17 12:23
          Well I got my info from private sources then I got the book P40 Warhawk in Detail which has the same info more or less. Not a bad reference to get . ISBN 1-888974-15-X
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