Boeing / Stearman YL.15

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Boeing / Stearman YL.15

Postby TASSE » Mon Oct 19, 2009 9:15 pm

Built for the U.S.army as a portable observation aircraft in 1965.

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It was adaptable for floats and wheels. Further photos would be welcome.

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Re: Boeing / Stearman YL.15

Postby TASSE » Mon Oct 19, 2009 9:18 pm

Here is a 3 view.

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Can anyone say how many were built ?

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Re: Boeing / Stearman YL.15

Postby solidmodeler » Mon Oct 19, 2009 10:41 pm

According to aerofiles.com, there were 12 total. All were sent to the US Forest Service in Alaska.

Thanks for posting the drawing (even though it's without floats). It's the first decent 3v I've seen of this subject.
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Re: Boeing / Stearman YL.15

Postby TASSE » Mon Oct 19, 2009 11:54 pm

Hi solidmodeler Soory no floats on the drawing and thanks for the info.

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Re: Boeing / Stearman YL.15

Postby TASSE » Wed Oct 28, 2009 10:30 pm

Stuck. On Lake Hood.

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