The National Museum of  Naval Aviation

last updated on 2004/12/31

The National Museum of Naval Aviation is free to enter, open 9 to 5 everyday. There are several different sections inside of the building and aircraft are grouped into similar time period.

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Indoor Exhibits

Early Aircraft until WWII

Beech GB-2 Traveler Boeing F4B-4 Fighter (9029) Curtiss N2C-2 Fledgling (A8529) Curtiss F6C Hawk (A6969)
Curtiss NC-4 Nancy Curtiss MF-Boat Curtiss SNC-1 Falcon (05194) Curtiss TS-1
Curtiss F9C Sparrowhawk Fokker D-VII Ford RR-5 Tri-motor Grumman F3F-2
Grumman FF-1 Fifi (9351) Grumman J2F-6 Duck (33581) Grumman JRF-3 Goose (V190) Nieuport 28
Hanriot-Dupont HD-1 (A5625) Sopwith F.1 Camel
Ryan NR-1 Recruit Thomas-Moore S-4C Scout    

WWII to Korean War

Cessna JRC-1 Bamboo Bomber (63426) Consolidated PBY-5 Catalina (08317) Consolidated N2Y Trainer Curtiss P-40B Tomahawk
Curtiss F7C Seahawk Douglas SBD-4 Dauntless (06833) Glenn L Martin AM-1 Mauler
Douglas A-1H Skyraider Grumman F4F Wildcat (4039;F4F-3, 3872;F4F-3, 3969; F4F-3A,  86747; F4FM-2, 16089; F4FM-2)
Grumman F7F-3 Tigercat Grumman TBM-3 Avenger (53593) Grumman F8F-2P Bearcat (121710)  
Grumman F6F-3 Hellcat (66237, 94203)      
Grumman J4F-1 Widgeon (V212)     Kawanishi N1K2-J Shiden-Kai (George)
Mitsubishi A6M-2B Zero Fighter (Zeke) North American T-28B Trojan
Naval Aircraft Factory N3N-3 Yellow Pearl (2693, 3046)  
PS-2 Glider (S-9617) Schweizer LNS-1 Glider (S-04385) Sikorsky HO3S-1G Helicopter (CGNR 235) Sikorsky HRS-2 Chickasaw (130151)
Sikorsky HNS-1 Hoverfly (39047) Stearman Aircraft N2S-3 Kaydet (05369) Vought F4U-4 Corsair (97349)  
Timm N2T-1 Tutor Vought FG-1D Corsair (92246)    
Vought-Sikorsky OS2U-3 Kingfisher (5926) Vultee SNV-1 Valiant (60828) Unknown Unknown
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Modern Aircraft

Beech T-34 Mentor Bell Helicopter AH-1J Sea Cobra Bell Helicopter HH-1K Huey (157188) Bell HTL-6 Sioux
Bell TH-57C Sea Ranger Cessna O-1 Bird dog Chance-Vought F7U-3M Cutlass (129655)
Chance-Vought F-8A Crusader (145347)
Douglas SkystreakDouglas F4D-1 Skyray   Grumman F11F-1 Tiger
Grumman F9F-6 Cougar (128109) Grumman A-6E Intruder (155610) Grumman F9F-2 Panther (123050) Lockheed Shooting Star
LTV (Ling-Temco-Vought) A-7E Corsair II (160714) McDonnell F2H-2P Banshee (126673) McDonnell Douglas A-4s (Blue Angles)  
McDonnell F3H-2M Demon (137078) McDonnell F-4N Phantom II (153915) McDonnell FH-1 Phantom (111793)
McDonnell-Douglas & BAR AV-8A Harrier (158975) and Mk 101 Pegasus Engine   North American FJ-2 Fury (132023) McDonnell Douglas A-4 Skyhawk


Outdoor Exhibits

Beech RC-45J Kansan (09771) Bell NUH-1E Iroquois/ Huey (151268) Consolidated PB4Y-2 Privateer (66304) Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina (46602)
Curtiss-Wright R5C-1 Commando (39611) DeHavilland UN-1B Otter Douglas JD-1 Invader (77141) Grumman F-14A Tomcat
Grumman S-2E Tracker Grumman F9F-5 Panther (125295) General Dynamics F-16N Fighting Falcon (Viper) Kaman SH-2F Seasprite
Lockheed S-3B NAVY ONE George W. Bush on board (159387) Lockheed PV-2 Harpoon (37230)
Lockheed C-130 Hercules "Fat Albert" Blue Angeles Support Plane McDonnell Douglas A-4 Skyhawk Northrop F-5 North American PBJ-1D Mitchell
Rockwell T-2C Buckeye Sikorsky Aircraft SH-3D Sea King Sikorsky CH-53A Sea Stallion Sikorsky UH-34D Seahorse

All supplemental information, including bureau numbers are referred from the museum's site