Rainier Squadron Arlington, Washington
Arlington Municipal Airport (AWO)
17705 49th Dr NE
Arlington, Washington 98223
AT-19 More InfoStinson AT-19, serial number 77-333, was built in November 1944 as an AT-19-VW (under the designation Model V-77 of its parent company, Consolidated-Vultee Corporation) at the Stinson Aircraft factory in Wayne, Michigan (a Detroit suburb). Subsequently, the United States Government provided this AT-19, now carrying the U.S. Army Air Forces serial number 43-44046, to the United Kingdom under the Lend-Lease Program. The Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm assigned FB605 to this AT-19. After being ferried to Newark, New Jersey, disassembled and crated, FB605 was shipped to the East Indies via a transport/cargo ship (lashed atop the ship as “deck cargo”). FB605 was assigned to a Royal Navy Aircraft... ...
The CAF has returned to the Puget Sound with a small, but growing, cadre of Colonels eager to share our Royal Navy Stinson Reliant (AT-19) and our important story of aviation history and preservation across the Northwest. Join the effort and follow us here and on Facebook and Instagram as we represent the CAF at regional events.
2022 Olympic Air Show More Info
Rainier Squadron will have our British Royal Navy veteran 1944 AT-19 at the Olympic Air Show this Father's Day weekend. We will be flying rides in the morning and later afternoon and on static display during the show performances. Learn more and book a ride at https://www.cafrainier.org!
2022 Arlington SkyFest More Info
Join Rainier Squadron and CAF Airbase Arizona at Arlington Municipal Airport for rides in the days leading up to, during, and after (Community Fun Day Sunday) the Arlington SkyFest! Come see and buy a ride in our beautiful 1944 AT-19 / UK Royal Navy Reliant or in AZ CAF's B-17 "Sentimental Journey" or B-25 "Maid in the Shade".