Top Gun Aircraft Highlight–Can you name this plane? Gerry Yarrish Align RC USA, Featured News, Gerry Yarrish, Road to Top Gun 2013 13 Comments Hint! It is not a North American P-51 Mustang. The full-size aircraft was powered by a Turbo-prop turbine engine and it was proposed as a ground attack aircraft for the USAF. Leave a comment if you know what it is.