Dr. Brent Hisey, of Oklahoma City, owns and operates this beautiful North American P-51D Mustang “Miss America”. This P-51D Mustang is also a regular unlimited racer at the Reno National Championship Air Races.
Miss America was born in Inglewood, California in 1944 and is a modified North American P-51D-30-NA Mustang, USAAF serial number 44-74536. Her wingspan is clipped to thirty-two feet, a mere two inches less than her length. She is thirteen feet eight inches high. Empty, she weighs 7000 pounds, but at normal gross takeoff weight, she weighs in at 9,600.
Miss America is one of the fastest, most beautiful and certainly most recognizable airplanes in the world. Since 1966, Miss America has traveled all over the United States, serving as a symbol of freedom and liberty.