The US-3A is currently parked in back of the hangar. It is missing its
nose, a number of windows, and some pieces of the body. This will
be a major project to restore this aircraft to display quality.
Not only are the wings folded, but the tall tail is folded as well.
An update on this aircraft:
The National Museum of Naval Aviation owns this aircraft and has reclaimed
This aircraft will not become one of the San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum's
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