Douglas SBD-5 Dauntless

NX670AM / Bu28536 /NZ5062


Taken at the Planes of Fame Museum, Chino. October 20, 2001. Canopy from port looking aft - the pilot's and gunner's positions are open. Note the wind deflection strips. Note also the aerial connection - this runs up to the aerial which runs from the forward mounting to the tail.

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