No.51-9086 · USAF · Trainer
—Air Power Park Tour —Beginning in June 1943, after development of the Lockheed F-80 Shooting Star, the need for a high-performance trainer aircraft with seen. The resulting T-33 T-Bird was basically an F-80 as shown here with an extended fuselage to allow for a second seat. In addition to its role as a trainer, some airframes were modified for reconnaissance missions.
|Placed By||Air Power Park|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, May 31st, 2017 at 9:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 378437 N 4100571|
|Decimal Degrees||37.04350000, -76.36698333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 2.61', W 76° 22.019'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 2' 36.6" N, 76° 22' 1.14" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 401-451 US-258, Hampton VA 23666, US|
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