Aircraft Photo of HB-RDG / 53319 | Grumman TBM-3R Avenger | USA - Navy | #2900
Registration / Serial:HB-RDG
Alternate Serial:53319
Military Code:RB-319
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman TBF/TBM Avenger (G-40)
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman TBF/TBM Avenger (G-40)
Aircraft Version:Grumman TBM-3R Avenger
Licence-built by:General Motors
C/n (msn):3381
Display Paint:USA - Navy
Aircraft Name:Charlie's Heavy
City / Airport:Schaffen - DiestMap
Airport Codes:ICAO: EBDT   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
Event:International Old Timer Fly-in 2009
Photo Date:15 August 2009
Photo by:Peter de Jong
Photo ID: 2900
Photo Comment

The Grumman TBF Avenger torpedo-bomber was a major naval aircraft of WWII. Almost 10,000 Avengers were built, including TBMs produced by the Eastern Aircraft Division of GM. The TBM-3R was a postwar conversion as a carrier onboard delivery aircraft with seats for seven passengers.

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