Air Force Case History Files
After the close of World War II, the US Air Force commissioned a number of
Case History Files that examined various research and
development efforts conducted by the Air Force and its contractors. Most of
these reports are available as 16mm microfilm reels from
the Air Force Historical Research Agency.
A list of reports available on microfilm appears below.
Microfilm Reels are available via mail order for US $30.00 each from:
600 Chennault Circle
Maxwell AFB, AL 36112-6424
Checks drawn on US banks should be payable to DDO MAFB.
When ordering, please specify IRIS Reference Number (IRIS Ref.), Reel No.,
Call No. and IRIS No.
The difference between End Frame and Start Frame provides an approximate
1) CASE HISTORY OF B-26 AIRPLANE PROJECT CONTAINS CASE
HISTORY OF B-26 AIRCRAFT PROJECT: INCLUDING SUMMARY OF PROJECT;
CHARACTERISTICS AND PHOTOGRAPHS OF AIRCRAFT; TABLE OF INFORMATION ON
COMPANIES, QUANTITY, COST, DATE APPROVED, DESIGNATION, ENGINE, AND NUMBER
CONVERTED TO AT-23 AIRCRAFT; DIGEST OF COMMUNICATIONS RELATING TO B-26
PROJECT; AND SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS.
IRIS Ref. A2061 Reel No. 3829 Start Frame 514 End Frame 755
Call No. 202.1-18 IRIS No. 142048
2) CASE HISTORY OF B-26 AIRPLANE PROJECT, VOL 2, VOL 2
CASE HISTORY OF B-26 AIRCRAFT CONSISTS SUMMARY OF PROJECT
CONFERENCE HELD AT WRIGHT FIELD OH ON PRODUCTION OF 1000 V.2 B-26 AIRCRAFT,
1942. CONTRACT WITH GLEN MARTIN COMPANY.
IRIS Ref. A2061 Reel No. 3829 Start Frame 756 End Frame 1041
Call No. 202.1-18 IRIS No. 142049