Grumman F7F "Tigercat" | F7F-2 | BuNo.80296

Grumman F7F "Tigercat" | F7F-2 | BuNo.80296

F7F-2 (BuNo.80296) just off the production line on 21 August 1944, was delivered as a day fighter.

The tail skid has been totally deleted but the tail hook and gun ports of the F7F-1 have been retained. Nose has a nonstandard pitot installation.

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Source
"F7F Tigercat" In Action No.79 (1079), (c)1986 A Squadron/Signal Publication Inc., 1115 Crowley Drive Carrollton, Texas 75011-5010 USA. ISBN 0-89747-188-1.

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Aircraft model

F7F-2

Operator

Icon_32_flag_of_the_united_states.svg United States of America | Military

Serial number

BuNo.80296

Aircraft

Grumman F7F "Tigercat" | F7F-2 | BuNo.80296

Grumman F7F "Tigercat" | F7F-2 | BuNo.80296

F7F-2 (BuNo.80296) just off the production line on 21 August 1944, was delivered as a day fighter.

The tail skid has been totally deleted but the tail hook and gun ports of the F7F-1 have been retained. Nose has a nonstandard pitot installation.

Grumman F7F "Tigercat" | F7F-2 | BuNo.80296

A single-seat F7F-2 (BuNo 80296) on the Grumman ramp on 21 November 1944.

The tail skid has been deleted and a tail hook has been installed.