Built by Goodyear in Akron, Ohio. Assigned to the US Navy.
During 1949, ditched into Lake Washington.
Recovered from the lake during 1983.
Owned by Gerald Yagen / Fighter Factory. Transported to Precision Aerospace. During 2006, the fuselage was under restoration.
Center for Lake Washington Studies - physical / sunken planes / sand point naval air station
Center for Lake Washington Studies - F4U Corsir Tail Number 87833
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May 22, 2017