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Likelihood Vought F6U Pirate КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Издательство: Naval FightersСерия: Naval warring parties 9Автор(ы): Richard KoehnenЯзык: EnglishГод издания: 1983Количество страниц: 36ISBN: 0-942612-09-4Формат: pdf (400 dpi) 3371x4372Размер: 32.5 mbRapid fifty one

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In July 1973 the United States Navy ordered six new AV-8As and two TAV-8As, with delivery beginning in 1976. The new machines were immediately put into Marine Corps service, training Spanish naval pilots! Since the Spanish pilots had been limited to light fixed wing and helicopter experience they were first introduced to jet flying with a training course in the TA-4J Skyhawk. In December 1976, after the Spanish pilots were fully trained, seven Harriers (one machine had been lost in a training accident) were sold to Spain and flown to Rota.

Louis to continue testing. Unfortunately the second prototype (BuNo 158395), experienced an engine failure during testing, forcing the pilot to eject. YAV-8B No. 2 was destroyed. The first of four full scale development (FSD) aircraft (BuNo 161396), hovered for the first time on 5 November 1981, and as of this writing three of the prototypes are at Patuxent River undergoing testing. Current USMC plans call for the procurement of more than 336 AV-8B Harrier lis to replace the three AV-8A squadrons, and to re-equip five A-4 Skyhawk squadrons.

Lockheed via John Fletcher) 06, a VMA-513 Harrier Alameda. (Tom Chee) ,\j^^^-. The AV-8A cockpit was completely redesigned from delivery of the 60th production machine. All instrument panels, consoles, sides and floor are finished in light matt Grey epoxy paint. Instruments are Black with White letters and pointers, emergency controls are striped in Black and Yellow. (McDonnell Douglas) 32 \ ~ mounting long range drop tanks, is KC-130R Her- parked on the ramp at NAS Operating close to the front from 'hides' such as these at Boque Field, SC, Harrier pilots learn to provide quick response, fast turn around to support ground troops.

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