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  PBY-5A Catalina Bureau Number 05028  

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Justin Taylan 2006

Aircraft History
Built by Consolidated. Built for the Royal Air Force (RAF) as PBY-5B Catalina serial number FP216, but was never delivered.

Postwar, this Catalina was assigned to NAS Pensacola for the Land Survival Training Center from 1945-1992.

Donated and restored by the National Museum of Naval Aviation. In 2002 the restored catalina was dedicated and put on display with a cutaway view of the fuselage under PBY-5 Catalina 08317.

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Last Updated
January 31, 2018


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