Vought Kingfisher

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Vought Kingfisher

Postby Stealer » Sun Aug 23, 2009 6:24 am

Here are the first batch of photos of the Vought OS-2 "Kingfisher":

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Re: Vought Kingfisher

Postby TASSE » Sun Aug 23, 2009 4:07 pm

The prototype.

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And the Vought XS02U-1

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Re: Vought Kingfisher

Postby Stealer » Mon Aug 24, 2009 3:52 pm

That's really cool!
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Re: Vought Kingfisher

Postby TASSE » Mon Aug 24, 2009 6:23 pm

Here is an OS2U-3 in Chilean markings.

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Re: Vought Kingfisher

Postby O3U » Sat Jul 04, 2015 11:24 pm

First post on the Forum. Here are some recent scans from a visit to the US National Archives.
These come from Record Group 72-AC-Box 45-Folder H.

Vought Sikorsky image numbers in the file names.

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Re: Vought Kingfisher

Postby O3U » Sat Jul 04, 2015 11:37 pm

A few more images of the mock-up showing the flexible gun position.

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Re: Vought Kingfisher

Postby MrWidgeon » Sun Jul 05, 2015 5:07 pm

Welcome Aboard !
Nice finds and nice work finding them.
As you've seen, we don't have much on the Kingfisher.

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Re: Vought Kingfisher

Postby O3U » Sun Jul 05, 2015 9:49 pm

MrWidgeon wrote:Welcome Aboard !
Nice finds and nice work finding them.
As you've seen, we don't have much on the Kingfisher.

Bill


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