Aircraft Photo of NX3395G | Republic P-47G Thunderbolt | AirHistory.net #202409
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:NX3395G
Other Marks:28487/UN-M
Aircraft Original Type:Republic P-47 Thunderbolt
Aircraft Generic Type:Republic P-47 Thunderbolt
Aircraft Version:Republic P-47G Thunderbolt
Licence-built by:Curtiss
C/n (msn):22148
Location
City / Airport:ChinoMap
Region / Country:California, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KCNO   IATA: CNO   Local: CNO   Other: -
 
Photo Date:5 November 2004
Photo by:Gerhard Plomitzer
Photo ID: 202409
Photo Comment

The Planes of Fame Museum's Republic P-47G "Razorback" Thunderbolt, the Spirit of Atlantic City. Cal Aero Technical Institute used the airframe as a mechanic training aid from 1950 to 1955.It was restored to flying condition at Kirtland AFB, NM. The restoration began in 1958, and it first flew in 1963, when it received its current registration.It crashed during an airshow at NAS Pt. Mugu, Ca., on October 23, 1971. It flew again in 1976. It is powered by a Pratt & Whitney R-2800 radial engine.

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