Grumman F7F "Tigercat" | F7F-3N | Z99


Aircraft model

F7F-3N

Operator

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Registration number

Z99

Grumman F7F "Tigercat" | F7F-3N | Z99

A VMF(N)-534 F7F-3N coded probably Z99 on CV-38 USS Shangri La port catapult is ready for launch. Early 1946.

The bridle, which pulls the aircraft along the catapult track, is forward and the hold-back, which restrains the aircraft until the catapult is[...]