No. 4372. Curtiss 64A BFC-2 Hawk (9277) US Navy
Photographed at Oakland Airport, California, USA, 1937, by W.T. Larkins

Curtiss 64A BFC-2 Hawk

10/15/2006. Remarks by Jack McKillop: "Designated F11C-2 prior to 1934. On July 1, 1937, Bombing Squadron Two Battle Force (VB-2B), serving in the aircraft carrier USS Saratoga (CV-3), was redesignated Bombing Squadron Three (VB-3). By June 1938, VB-3 had transitioned to Vought SB2U-1 Vindicators."

Read the type remarks on page 9518.

Created July 3, 2005