Aircraft Photo of 2693 | Naval Aircraft Factory N3N-3 | USA - Navy | #77730
Registration / Serial:2693
Aircraft Original Type:Naval Aircraft Factory N3N
Aircraft Generic Type:Naval Aircraft Factory N3N
Aircraft Version:Naval Aircraft Factory N3N-3
C/n (msn):[ 2693 ]
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Pensacola - NAS / Forrest Sherman FieldMap
Region / Country:Florida, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KNPA   IATA: NPA   Local: NPA   Other: -
Collection:National Museum of Naval Aviation
Photo Date:2 June 2013
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 77730
Photo Comment

This floatplane version of the N3N-3 trainer was given the nickname of 'Yellow Peril' by the trainee Naval pilots. This particular airfame (the BuNo is not original to it) has the distinction of being the first aircraft to be accepted into the National Naval Aviation Museum's permanent collection.

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