Eastern Aircraft (Grumman) FM-2 Wildcat

N5833 (BuNo 86819)


Taken at Tauranga Airport, 23 March, 2002. Nose cowlings from starboard showing the open cooling gill with the exhaust stub below. The non-standard marking comes from the Fleet week 50th anniversary celebrations of the end of WWII in 1995 when this aircraft was flown from the USS Carl Vinson.

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