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1 Mail plane 32 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks

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Military aircraft
ASW - Attack - AWACS - Bomber - Command and control - Cruise missile - Electronic warfare - Fighter - Patrol - Reconnaissance - Rescue - Tankers - Trainers - Transports - Utility

Civil aircraft
Agricultural - Airliners - Business - Cargo aircraft - Mailplanes - Sailplanes - Sport aircraft - Trainers - Ultralights - Utility

Miscellaneous
Experimental aircraft - Seaplanes - Special-purpose


Mailplanes were high-speed commercial aircraft purpose-designed for carrying airmail. Production and use of mailplanes flourished in the 1920s, 30s, and 40s. Since that time, airmail has usually been carried in bulk on regular airline services, although parcel and overnight mail may be carried by converted General Aviation aircraft.

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