Aircraft Photo of 601-35 | Yokosuka D4Y3 Type 33 Suisei | Japan - Navy | AirHistory.net #45767
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:601-35
Aircraft Original Type:Yokosuka D4Y Suisei
Aircraft Generic Type:Yokosuka D4Y Suisei
Aircraft Version:Yokosuka D4Y3 Type 33 Suisei
C/n (msn):7483
Operator / Titles:Japan - Navy
Location
City / Airport:ChinoMap
Region / Country:California, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KCNO   IATA: CNO   Local: CNO   Other: -
Collection:Planes of Fame Air Museum
 
Photo Date:24 July 2013
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 45767
Photo Comment

This Suisei (Comet - Allied reporting name 'Judy') was recovered engineless from Babo Airfield, Indonesia in 1991 and has been restored/rebuilt by the Planes of Fame Museum to a non-flying, ground-running, display condition. A non-original radial engine has been installed so as a result the cowling profile is not quite accurate. More than 2000 'Judy's were produced and only this example and one original in Japan have survived.

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