US Beechcraft AT-10 ''Wichita'' Trainer Plane

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The US Beechcraft AT-10 ''Wichita'' was an early World War II Multi-Engine Training Plane. As stated, The AT-10 gave experience to future Medium and Heavy Bomber Pilots (which used multiple engines).Over 2,300 Models were Produced and deployed with The US Army Air Corps. Between 1941 and 1942. After 1943, The Beechcraft Company stopped overall Production. Crewed by (2), The AT-10 was 25-feet with a wingspan of 45-feet. It used Twin Lycoming 9-Cylinder Engines which produced 300-HP each. Rated airspeed was 200-mph with an operational ceiling of 17,000-feet.