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Lockheed T-33 Shooting Star

The T-33 Shooting Star is on static display on the Stow, MA and is not accessible currently.

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Aircraft Specs
  • Crew 2
  • Length 37' 9"
  • Wing Span 38' 10.5"
  • Height 11' 8"
  • Power plant Allison J-33-A-35
  • Max. speed 600 mph
  • Range 1,275 miles
  • Service ceiling 48,000 feet

The Lockheed T-33 Shooting Star (or T-Bird) is a subsonic American jet trainer. It was produced by Lockheed and made its first flight in 1948. The T-33 was developed from the Lockheed P-80/F-80 starting as TP-80C/TF-80C in development, then designated T-33A. It was used by the U.S. Navy initially as TO-2, then TV-2, and after 1962, T-33B. The last operator of the T-33, the Bolivian Air Force, retired the type in July 2017, after 44 years of service.


Friday, January 7 - Museum Open, but Exercise Caution Driving In

We are open today, Friday, January 7th from 10am to 5pm, but we ask visitors to drive very slow on our main entry road as the winter storm has made conditions slick. Thank you!