Name that Plane

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Aerospace Manufacturing and Design welcomes all aircraft enthusiasts to join the fun and NAME THAT PLANE! Each issue, a new aircraft will be featured. Given a photo and a clue box, readers are encouraged to guess what plane is being described and submit their answers to

September 26, 2019

July 2019 answer: Boeing C-17 Globemaster III

JULY 2019 winner

Jerry Welch,
Material Control/Supply Chain Manager,
TT Electronics/Cletronics NA,
Medina, Ohio

How long have you been in the aerospace business? 15 years

How did you become interested in aircraft? I have been interested in planes and rockets since I was a kid. Flying model aircraft and building and launching model rockets were a big part of my youth.

What is your favorite aircraft and why? F/A-18 Super Hornet. We make parts for that plane where I work, and it is an awesome aircraft!


Lisa Patterson
Production Supervisor
WireMasters Inc.
West Warwick, Rhode Island

Kenny Wilt
CNC Experimental Machinist Tech
Parker Hannifin Corp.,
Parker Aerospace Ogden, Utah


Submission procedure

To enter the contest, visit and fill out the provided entry form. 

Only completed forms will qualify. A full set of rules is provided.

The entry deadline for this issue’s contest is December 13, 2019. 

Winners will be announced in the January/February 2020 issue.

Have fun, and good luck!

Look what Jerry won!

Enter today to win your own high-quality desktop aircraft replica!