Aviation Photo #1599264 Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina (28) - USA - Air Force

[ Medium Large ]
366 of 536
Sponsor Message
Sponsor Message
National Museum of the USAF. This Catalina was orginaly built as a Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina for the US Navy (Bu46595). After WWII it flew for several civilian operators and eventualy ended up with the Brazilian Air Force and was operated by them until 1981. In 1984 the aircraft was flown to the museum and restored. It is painted as an OA-10A assigned to the 2nd Emergency Rescue Squadron in the Pacific during WWII. (Canon 40D + 17-55 IS)
  • Add To Album
  • Like (20)
  • Photog's Choice
  • Cross-Data
    Tristan van der Vlugt
    USA - Air Force
    Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina (28)
    Consolidated PBY/A-10 Catalina/Canso (28)
    Consolidated PBY/A-10 Catalina/Canso (28)
    Consolidated
    1959
    44-33879
    Dayton - Wright-Patterson AFB (Wright AFB)
    Ohio
    USA
    June 29, 2009
  • Correction
[ Medium Large ]
Distinct Views: 4,042
Photo Added: October 24, 2009

Explore Other Great Photos

Photo Albums Containing This Photo

Album
Views
Likes
Photos
Updated
Warbirds and classic images
2   Australia
Views 44.3K
Likes 0
Photos 2K
Updated 2 hours ago
Historical Naval aircraft
Views 10.1K
Likes 1
Photos 387
Updated 1 day ago