Eastern Aircraft (Grumman) FM-2 Wildcat

N5833 (BuNo 86819)


Taken at Tauranga Airport, 23 March, 2002. Main undercarriage as seen from starboard looking forward. The hand cranked undercarriage really demonstrates the aircrafts links to the earlier Grumman biplanes - although the XF4F had hydraulic rather than manual retraction.

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