David Watts, Jr.

Photographer - Filmmaker - Historian

Aviation

2009 Race of the Century - Rob Collings piloting the 1909 Bleriot Type XI opposite Kelsey Bjornson on her horse, Comet

Fieseler Fi-156 Storch

New Standard D-25 five-seat biplane

Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress heavy bomber Nine-O-Nine

Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress heavy bomber - view of the cockpit from the navigator's atsrodome

North American TP-51C Mustang Betty Jane fighter passes beneath Consolidated B-24J Liberator heavy bomber Witchcraft

Extra Flugzeugbau 300S aerobatic monoplane

2017 Morgan 3 Wheeler with one of Collings Foundation's Boeing Stearman PT-17 Kaydet trainers

Boeing Stearman PT-17 Kaydet biplane, piloted by Rob Collings

Lockheed P-38L Lightning Pudgy V piloted by Rob Collings

Lockheed P-38L Lightning Pudgy V piloted by Rob Collings in formation with North American TF-51D Mustang Toulouse Nuts

L-4H Grasshopper observation aircraft (USAAF version of Piper J3C-65 Cub) s/n 43-30426, flown by Major Charles "Bazooka Charlie" Carpenter. Restoration by Colin Powers, La Pine, Oregon. Rob Collings, pilot

North American TP-51C Mustang Betty Jane

North American B-25J Mitchell medium bomber Tondelayo

Waco YMF-5 biplane

Eastern Aircraft Division, General Motors FM-2 Wildcat fighter

Waco YMF-5 Eastern Aircraft Division, General Motors FM-2 Wildcat fighter

North American B-25J Mitchell medium bomber Tondelayo

North American A-36 Apache (dive bomber version of the P-51A)‚ Baby Carmen

Tail section of the North American B-25J Mitchell medium bomber Tondelayo; Bell UH-1E Iroqois (aka "Huey")

Offenhauser 270 c.i. sprint car and Boeing Stearman PT-17 Kaydet biplane