Harrison Ford's plane was a WWII relic

March 7, 2015 1:06 AM

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Harrison Ford's plane was a WWII relic

The Ryan Aeronautical ST3KR was better known as a PT-22, or “primary trainer” used to break in pilots as the U.S. made the switch from biplanes to fixed-wing monoplanes.

Ford’s aircraft was built in 1942, the same year the actor was born, according to Federal Aviation Administration records.

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