RON DUPAS COLLECTION
No. 99. Stinson V-77 Reliant Mk.I (N5490N c/n 77-473)
Photographed at Evergreen Airfield, Vancouver, Washington, USA, August 1972, by Ron Dupas
03/31/2010. Produced by Stinson as an AT-19 Reliant (under the designation V-77 of its parent company Vultee) for the Lend-Lease program under the USAAF s/n 43-44186 in 1943, this aircraft was delivered to the Royal Navy as a Reliant Mk.I under serial FB745. After WW II it came on the USA Registry as N5490N and is presently operated by the Vintage Flying Museum, of Dallas - Fort Worth, Texas.