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PV-2 HARPOON/Bu. 37535

Lockheed PV-2 Harpoon Bu. 37535 - WRG# 0017532

Bureau #: 37535
Construction #: 15-1501
Civil Registration:
  N7079C
  N83L
  N11559
Model:
  PV-2D Harpoon
Name: Rose’s Raiders
Status: Displayed
Last info: 2011

History:
Delivered to U.S. Navy as Bu. 37535.
- BOC: Unknown
- SOC: circa 1957
- Stored, awaiting disposal, NAS Litchfield Park, AZ, November 11, 1955-1957.
E. D. Weiner, Los Angeles, CA, March 27, 1957-1959
- Registered as N7079C.
- Reregistered as N83L, Oct. 1958.
William E. Rosenbalm/Medford Air Service, Medford, OR, March 3, 1959-1961.
William E. Rosenbalm/Rosenbalm Aviation, Medford, OR, 1961-1965.
- Flew as tanker #29.
Dothan Aviation Corp, Dothan, AL, April 8, 1965-1983.
- Flew as sprayer.
- Nosed-over on landing, Kissimmee, FL, June 29, 1967.
-- damage repaired.
- Withdrawn from use, stored, Dothan-Wheeless Airport, AL, 1976-1985.
Michigan Aerial Applicators, Ann Arbor, MI, May 1980.
Globe Air Inc, Mesa, AZ, April 1, 1983-1985.
Richard T. Mitchell/Acadiana Aero Restoration Society, Broussard, LA, October 1985-1988.
Neil M. Rose/Rose's Raiders, Vancouver, WA, September 28, 1988-1999.
- Registration N11559 reserved but not used, September 1991.
- Restored to airworthy, Dothan-Wheeless Airport, AL, 1988-1991.
- Flew as Rose's Raiders withan 8 gun nose.
Jack A. Erickson/Tillamook Air Museum, Tillamook, OR, August 18, 1999-2011.
- Displayed as Rose's Raiders.
Reported maintained in airworthy condition.

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Source(s):
Federal Aviation Administration, 2012.
Joe Baugher's Serial Numbers Page
Goodall, Geoff - Warbirds Directory-5th Edition, 2008.
Photo Source(s):
Don Freece
Gary Lewis
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