Aviation Photo #1141154: Naval Aircraft Factory N3N-3 - Untitled


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    Naval Aircraft Factory N3N-3
    Naval Aircraft Factory N3N
    Naval Aircraft Factory N3N
    2741
    N45121
    38
    Tulsa - Richard Lloyd Jones Jr
    Oklahoma
    USA
    November 11, 2006
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Photo ID
#1141154
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MSN
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November 19, 2006
Caption
N45121 was manufactured in 1941 by the Naval Aircraft Factory. The N3N-3 had earned the name "Yellow Pearl" do to its bright yellow paint and because it had a problem with ground loops if the aircaft was mishandled during landing. Here is Mike Hastings on a low approach in his "Yellow Pearl".
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683px

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Comments (1)

Anonymous
9 years ago
It's crisp and clean with enough contrast to make the details quite useful to me; as I am building a 1/4 scale model of this aircraft and need all the help I can get.