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The AAF Collection currently has 877 unique items donated by 78 contributors. There are 57,675 total pages in 1018 separate documents. The collection occupies 7.6 Gigabytes of storage. Items have been viewed more than 218,741 times, resulting in 1.361 Terabytes downloaded since March 31, 2008. There are 396 viewer comments posted and 332 items were rated by viewers.
Top ten items:
- Air Navigation viewed 12194 times.
- Bombardiers' Information File (BIF) viewed 11795 times.
- Pilots' Information File (PIF) viewed 7372 times.
- Radar Observers' Bombardment Information File (ROBIF) viewed 6241 times.
- Navigators' Information File (NIF) viewed 5944 times.
- Here's How: Operation of the C-1 Autopilot viewed 2947 times.
- Instrument Flying: Basic and Advanced viewed 2840 times.
- Bendix Chin Turret viewed 2067 times.
- Link Bubble Sextant Model A-12 viewed 1828 times.
- Pin-up Calendar viewed 1760 times.
Top ten recently added items:
- College Training Detachment, 39th Flight Instructors
- Historial and Pictorial Review of Sheppard Field 3706th AAFBU, Sheppard Field, Wichita Falls, Texas
- Bergstrom Field Bergstrom Field, Austin, Texas
- Army Air Forces Air Services Command Supply Division, Kelly Field, San Antonio, Texas
- Crash Boat Squadron Records History of Crash Boat Squadrons, File A0926, Maxwell Field, Montgomery, Alabama
- Prelude to Victory Introduction to Santa Ana Army Air Base, Santa Ana, California
- Moore Field Class 43-H, Moore Field, Mission, Texas
- Checklist Class 44-F, Pecos Army Air Field, Pecos, Texas
- San Angelo Army Air Field San Angelo Army Air Field, Bombardier School, San Angelo, Texas
- Take-Off Class 43-D, Blackland Army Flying School, Waco, Texas
Top ten categories:
- 812 items under Training
- 527 items under Class Books
- 423 items under Pilots
- 178 items under Bombardment
- 131 items under Training, Advanced Flight
- 112 items under Training, Primary Flight
- 73 items under Navigation
- 61 items under Training, Basic Flight
- 47 items under Gunnery
- 40 items under Training, Pre-flight
Top ten locations:
- 55 items for Goodfellow Field; San Angelo, Texas, USA
- 42 items for Maxwell Field; Montgomery, Alabama, USA
- 36 items for Tyndall Field; Panama City, Florida, USA
- 34 items for Midland Army Air Field; Midland, Texas, USA
- 34 items for Brooks Field; San Antonio, Texas, USA
- 34 items for Hondo Army Air Field; Hondo, Texas, USA
- 27 items for Curtis Field; Brady, Texas, USA
- 26 items for Big Spring Flying School; Big Spring, Texas, USA
- 25 items for Ellington Field; Ellington, Texas, USA
- 24 items for Moore Field; Mission, Texas, USA
Top ten contributors:
- 481 items by Ben Guttery
- 228 items by Marty Upchurch
- 63 items by Patrice Laverdet
- 47 items by Larry Caldwell
- 41 items by Mike Voisin
- 31 items by Stephen Quint
- 12 items by Bronson Gardner
- 9 items by Rosalie Longan
- 9 items by Pat Longan
- 9 items by Jack Fancher
Curator: Mike Voisin
All items in the Army Air Forces Collection are licensed by Mike Voisin under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.