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Encyclopedia > American Aviation

American Aviation Corporation was a US firm based in Cleveland, Ohio. It was established by Jim Bede of Bede Aircraft in 1968 to manufacture and market the Bede BD-1 as the AA-1 Yankee. In 1972 the company was acquired by Grumman as the Grumman-American Division. Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... State nickname: The Buckeye State Other U.S. States Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus Governor Bob Taft Official languages None Area 116,096 km² (34th)  - Land 106,154 km²  - Water 10,044 km² (8. ... Founded by aviation rebel Jim Bede in 1961, Bede Aircraft created and produced a number of advanced kit planes including the famous Bede BD-5 (pusher propeller driven) and BD-5J (micro jet driven). ... This is a list of aviation-related events from 1968: Events January January 21 - a US Air Force B-52 Stratofortress crashes in the sea near Thule AFB Greenland, carrying four nuclear weapons. ... 1970 Model American Aviation AA-1 Yankee The Grumman American AA-1 series is a family of light, 2-seat aircraft. ... This is a list of aviation-related events from 1972: Events January January 5 - US President Richard Nixon announces $US 5. ... The Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation, later Grumman Aerospace Corporation, was a leading producer of military and civilian aircraft of the 20th century. ...


Aircraft by date:

  • AA-1 Yankee (1968)
  • AA-1A Trainer (1970)
  • AA-2 Patriot (1971)

1970 Model American Aviation AA-1 Yankee The Grumman American AA-1 series is a family of light, 2-seat aircraft. ...

External links:

Jim Bede Company website (http://www.bedecorp.com/)

List of aircraft | Aircraft manufacturers | Aircraft engines | Aircraft engine manufacturers This list of aircraft is sorted alphabetically, beginning with the name of the manufacturer (or, in certain cases, designer). ... This is a list of aircraft manufacturers (in alphabetic order). ... List of aircraft engines: Piston engines Allison V-1710 Armstrong-Siddeley Puma Armstrong-Siddeley Nimbus BMW 801 Bristol Aquila Bristol Centaurus Bristol Hercules Bristol Jupiter Bristol Pegasus Bristol Perseus Bristol Phoenix Bristol Taurus Continental O-200 Daimler-Benz DB 601 De Havilland Cirrus De Havilland Gipsy De Havilland Gipsy Major... -1...


Airports | Airlines | Air forces | Aircraft weapons | Missiles | Timeline of aviation This is a list of airlines in operation. ... This is a list of Air Forces, sorted alphabetically by country. ... This is a list of aircraft weapons, past and present. ... Below is a list of (links to pages on) missiles, sorted alphabetically by country of origin. ... This is a timeline of aviation history. ...


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American Aviation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (168 words)
American Aviation Corporation was an aircraft manufacturer based in Cleveland, Ohio.
It was established by Jim Bede under the name of Bede Aircraft in the mid-1960s to manufacture and market the Bede BD-1 two seat light aircraft.
The company was re-named American Aviation and the BD-1 was re-designed to become the AA-1 Yankee.
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