Aircraft Photo of 43-26753 / 326753 | Taylorcraft L-2M Grasshopper | USA - Air Force | AirHistory.net #57958
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:43-26753
Alternate Serial:326753
Aircraft Original Type:Taylorcraft DC/DCO/DF/DL (L-2/O-57)
Aircraft Generic Type:Taylorcraft DC/DCO/DF/DL (L-2/O-57)
Aircraft Version:Taylorcraft L-2M Grasshopper
C/n (msn):
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:Dayton - Wright-Patterson AFB / Wright AFB (closed)Map
Region / Country:Ohio, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: -   IATA: -   Local: DWF   Other: -
Collection:National Museum of the US Air Force
 
Photo Date:19 August 2013
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 57958
Photo Comment

The L-2 was not used in combat or sent overseas during WWII, rather only used for liaison pilot training. This L-2M on display at the National Museum of the USAF is in reality 43-26592 but is painted to represent another L 2M based at Atkinson Municipal Airport in Pittsburg, KS during WWII.

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