Monthly Archives: March 2014

Pensacola Visit

Well, we had a great time during our two days at the National Museum of Naval Aviation.The museum owns three N3N aircraft, one is on loan to (and onboard) the USS Lexington Museum in Corpus Christi, Texas. As currently displayed, the two Pensacola aircraft appear to be flying in formation. Here is my “formation” picture:
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Story about the Donor of the Pensacola “89” (3046) aircraft

As I was searching for information, Google gave me this link to the Airpigz website:

http://airpigz.com/blog/2014/1/6/my-dad-bailed-out-of-this-exact-navy-museum-n3n.html

It tells the story of the donor of that Pensacola aircraft: Ed Prose. It also includes a couple of photos of Martt Clupper’s father Robert jumping out of (then) N3NP, here’s a photo:
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