Fort Worth Aviation Museum’s “Petting Zoo” of 26 warbirds spans the time period from 1943 to the present. To be considered for the collection, an aircraft must meet one or more of the following collection policy criteria:
• The aircraft must have a relationship to aviation history in North Texas through manufacture or use.
• The aircraft must be used for observation or Forward Air Controller.
• The aircraft must have been utilized by Forward Air Controllers or FACs in the role of Close Air Support of friendly forces.