Aircraft Photo of N29853 | Grumman HU-16E Albatross | Red Bull | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N29853
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman G-64 Albatross
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman G-64 Albatross (G-111 / U-16)
Aircraft Version:Grumman HU-16E Albatross
Operator / Titles:Red Bull
C/n (msn):335
Location
City / Airport:Sevierville / Gatlinburg - Pigeon ForgeMap
Region / Country:Tennessee, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KGKT   IATA: GKT   Local: GKT   Other: -
Collection:Tennessee Museum of Aviation
 
Photo Date:5 November 2015
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 85521
Photo Comment

From 1951 this aircraft served with the USAF as 51-7246 and then with the USCG as 7246, undergoing mods to test the AOSS [Airborne Oil Spill Surveillance] system. It is now part of the super Tennessee Museum of Aviation.

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