The Proud Bird is situated on Aviation Blvd overlooking the Southern runways and gives great views of all the action South side and all landing aircraft on the Northern runway. An ideal spot for monitoring all the action at KLAX!

The Proud Bird is also home to many stored and replica aircraft as detailed below.

N81GB – Beech C18S c/n 7881

1170 – Mikoyan MIG-15

6062 – Bell X-1Replica

71812 – Grumman Hellcat Replica

144930 – Douglas A-4 Skyhawk


66-15143 – Bell 204 (UH-1M)

N19915 – Douglas DC-3 (C-53)

TBM 3-E Avenger (Replica)

Spad XIII (Replica)

Shooting Star (Replica)

Shooting Star

P8080 – Supermarine Spitfire

P8080 Supermarine Spitfire

P-51 Mustang

P-51 Mustang

Fokker D.VII Replica

Fokker D.VII

DC-3 Nose

DC-3 Nose

S-9 SBD-3 Dauntless

S-9 SBD-3 Dauntless

Proud Bird 2

Situated at the rear of the Proud Bird in the closed off car park are the fuselages of a T-6 Texan, T-28 Trojan and F-86 Sabre. To my knowledge these three fuselages have yet to be identified.