Douglas SBD-5 Dauntless

NX670AM / Bu28536 /NZ5062


Taken at the Planes of Fame Museum, Chino. October 20, 2001. Centre section underside seen from the front looking to rear and starboard. Note the position of the bomb cradle in the stowed position. The cockpit window can be seen above it. To the front, the retractable oil cooler vent is in the open position.

Aviation Homepage © 2002 Phillip Treweek, all rights reserved