Aircraft Photo of A7674 | Boeing XF3B-1 (74) | USA - Navy | #8973
Registration / Serial:A7674
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 74/77 (F3B)
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 74/77 (F3B)
Aircraft Version:Boeing XF3B-1 (74)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):878
Location:Not known
Region / Country:Unknown State, United States
Photo Date:9 February 1928
Photo from:RAScholefield Collection
Photo ID: 8973
Photo Comment

The prototype of the F3B series (Model 74) first flew on 2 March 1927. It was tested by the USN as the XF3B-1. Modified as the Model 77 and production orders placed by the USN for 73 F3B-1's for service aboard USS Langley, Lexington and Saratoga. From Boeing 60 years ago.

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