Beautiful full color, this is 301 so it’s the second most colorful plane in the squadron.
Going “Feet Dry” Vietnam, 1971-2
Mid to large 1980s color scheme was actually quite nice. Compared to the grey on grey schemes that took over the whole fleet at the time these Corsairs IIs are light blue!!!
Wings folded for ship and land based taxi and parking.

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Flying from the USS Saratoga for VA-37, the V, in Navy nomenclature, indicates a heavier than air vehicle and the A means Attack... VA-37 Raging Bulls

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Single non afterburning TF30 High Bypass TurboFan Engine. Possibly the last to serve for the United States. High fuel efficiency and strong transonic performance allowed long range missions..

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The “Bulb” nose house a small range finding Radar.

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Vought... I mean LTV... Ling, Temco, and Vought... LTVs are built to last.

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Targetting/Recon pod. In-Flight refueling probe is externally mounted... no big deal as this is a Subsonic specialist.
Love the Bull Horns engine cover.

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