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7247

1951 Grumman HU-16E Albatross C/N G-336

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  • 7247 @ ECG - For 32 years, from May 1951 to March 1983, 88 of these aircraft served in the USCG. It's primary mission was search & rescue. It holds 9 amphibious world records, including longest non-stop distance (including Kodiak, AK to Pensacola, FL - 3,107 miles). - by Dean Heald by Dean Heald @ ECG
  • 7247 @ ECG - Preserved at the gate of USCGAS Elizabeth City, NC is this Grumman HU-16E Albatross 51-7247. For 32 years, from May 1951 to March 1983, 88 of these aircraft served in the US Coast Guard. It's primary mission was search & rescue. - by Dean Heald by Dean Heald @ ECG
  • 7247 @ ECG - Well preserved Albatross, the other gate guard - by Paul Perry by Paul Perry @ ECG

Airframe Info

Manufacturer:Grumman
Model:HU-16E Albatross    Search all Grumman HU-16E Albatross
Year built:1951
Construction Number (C/N):G-336
Aircraft Type:Fixed wing multi engine
Number of Seats:16
Number of Engines:2
Engine Type:Reciprocating
Engine Manufacturer and Model:Wright R-1820-76A/B Cyclone 9

Aircraft

Registration Number:7247
Current Status:On display

Owner

Owner:United States Coast Guard
Address:Elizabeth City, NC
United States