Griffon-Powered Mustangs – Raceplane Tech Volume 1


A. Kevin Grantham


This first volume takes a look at Griffon-Powered Mustangs and includes the evolution of the world record-setting Red Baron; World Jet Mustang development and racing history; the evolution of Miss Ashley II, airframe and cockpit modifications, including Lear Jet Wings; F-86 tail; Griffon engine development; and unlimited racing results. The author’s research is supplemented with first-hand interviews of the participants-from engine builders to crew chiefs and pilots.