This is a list of aviation-related events from 1949:

Years in aviation: 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950 1951 1952
Centuries: 19th century · 20th century · 21st century
Decades: 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s
Years: 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950 1951 1952

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  • December 14 – Cessna 305, prototype of the Cessna O-1 Bird Dog
  • December 22 – North American F-95A, prototype of the F-86D Sabre, also known as the "Sabre Dog", "Dog Sabre", and "Dogship"[89]

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ReferencesEdit

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  11. ^ rafmuseum.org.uk Women's Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF) 1939–1949
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  39. ^ Guttman, Jon, "Douglas X-3 Stiletto", Aviation History, November 2016, p. 14.
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