BT-13 41-10814

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Mark Howard from Oklahoma's BT-13 Photo by Mark Howard

AIRCRAFT DESCRIPTION

Serial Number 3131 Status Valid
Manufacturer Name CONSOLIDATED VULTEE Certificate Issue Date 01/13/2017
Model BT-13A Expiration Date 01/31/2023
Type Aircraft Fixed Wing Single-Engine Type Engine Reciprocating
Pending Number Change None Dealer No
Date Change Authorized None Mode S Code (base 8 / Oct) 52205134
MFR Year 1941 Mode S Code (Base 16 / Hex) A90A5C
Type Registration LLC Fractional Owner NO
N Number 68178

REGISTERED OWNER

Name VULTEE RESOURCE & MANAGEMENT LLC
Street 10701 LARAMIE RD
City YUKON State OKLAHOMA
County CANADIAN Zip Code 73099-8256
Country UNITED STATES

AIRWORTHINESS

Type Certificate Data Sheet None Type Certificate Holder None
Engine Manufacturer P&W Classification Standard
Engine Model R-985 SERIES Category None
A/W Date 04/03/1956 Exception Code No

TEMPORARY CERTIFICATES

Certificate Number T220712 Issue Date 01/25/2022 Expiration Date 02/24/2022

DEREGISTERED AIRCRAFT

None

HISTORY

Dates Event
Circa 1941 Constructed as a BT-13A.

Consolidated Vultee BT-13A 3131

26 January 1942 Taken on Strength/Charge with the United States Army Air Force with s/n 41-10814.
3 April 1956 Certificate of airworthiness for N68178 (BT-13A, 3131) issued.
20 December 1983 To Bob Halford, Odessa, TX with new c/r N68178.
17 May 2005 To Bob Halford, Odessa, TX keeping c/r N68178.
13 January 2017 To Vultee Resource and Management Llc, Yukon, OK keeping c/r N68178.
8 August 2019 To Vultee Resource amp; Management Llc, Yukon, OK keeping c/r N68178.

Markings added: 178

2022 To Mark Howard keeping c/r N68178.Note from Mark

Many thanks to my friend Rick Jones in El Reno, OK for allowing me to purchase and be the new caretaker of his beautiful Vultee BT-13A Valiant.

The US Army Air Corps serial number is 41-10814 and it served at Merced Army Air Field, Merced, CA, during World War II.