The McConnell Story
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Alan Ladd (Joseph "Mac" McConnell, Jr.)
June Allyson (Pearl "Butch" Brown McConnell)
James Whitmore (Ty Whitman)
Frank Faylen (Sgt. Sykes)
A Korean War fighter pilot hero returns home to test fly the new Sabre jets despite his wife's uneasiness regarding his job.
- 1 Piper J-3C-65 Cub
- 2 Boeing-Stearman Model 75
- 3 Piper J-3C-65 Cub & Piper PA-11 Cub Special
- 4 Piper PA-11 Cub Special
- 5 Douglas C-47 Skytrain
- 6 Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress
- 7 Messerschmitt Me 163
- 8 Piper PA-11 Cub Special & Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress
- 9 North American P-51 Mustang & North American T-6 & Boeing-Stearman Model 75
- 10 Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star
- 11 North American F-100 Super Sabre & Douglas C-47 Skytrain
- 12 North American F-86F Sabre
- 13 Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw
- 14 Republic F-84F Thunderstreak
- 15 North American F-86H-1-NA Sabre
- 16 North American F-86 Sabre & Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star
- 17 See also
Registration N1423N, c/n 22949 built in 1947.
On the left, J-3C registration N3614K, c/n 22304 built in 1946. On the right, PA-11 registration N4904M, c/n 11-426 built in 1947.
Belly landing sequence.
H-19B USAF serial 51-3947, c/n 55-441.
Aircraft of the 614th Fighter-Bomber Squadron painted as Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15s.
Same aircraft in other movies at IMPDb: Frequently Seen Aircraft.
USAF serial 52-2038, c/n 187-64.
Two De Havilland Canada L-20A Beavers on the left.