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

Aircraft model
F7F-2


Aircraft model

F7F-2

Operator

Icon_32_flag_of_the_united_states.svg United States of America | Military

Serial number

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.