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SNJ-5/Bu. 51698



Bureau #: 51698
Construction #:
  88-14446
Civil Registration:
  N7986C
  Model(s):
  SNJ-5
Name: None
Status: Unknown
Last info: 2002

History:
Delivered to USN as 51698, 19??.
450 Corp, Denver, CO, 1963-1964.
- Registered as N7986C.
John E. Adams, Phoenix, AZ, 1966.
- Damaged when aircraft ran off runway during landing
  & struck parked PA-23/N5331Z, Bailey Crossroads, VA, November 5, 1968.
20th Century Fox Film Corp, Hollywood, CA, 1968-1971.
- Converted to Zero replica at Long Beach, CA, 1968.
- Used in movie Tora! Tora! Tora! .
- Stored, Long Beach, CA, 1969-1971 - Sold at auction, Long Beach, CA, February 1971.
EAA Aviation Foundation, Oshkosh, WI, 1972-1984.
Rudy A. Frasca/Frasca Air Museum, Champaign, IL, July 22, 1987-2002.

Source(s):
Chapman, John & Goodall, Geoff, Edited by Paul Coggan - Warbirds Directory,Warbirds Worldwide Ltd., Mansfield, England, 1989.
Goodall, Geoff - Warbirds Directory-4th Edition, 2003.
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