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No. 5109. Republic AP-10 XP-47H Thunderbolt (42-23297) US Army Air Forces
Aeroplane Photo Supply (APS) Photo No. 4425

Republic AP-10 XP-47H Thunderbolt

Converted from P-47D to test experimental 2300 hp Chrysler XIV-2220-1 sixteen-cylinder inverted Vee liquid-cooled engine with a large under-fuselage radiator. First flight was made on July 26, 1945.

Created March 15, 2006