GEORG v. RAUCH COLLECTION
No. 11068. Vought V-142 Corsario Argentine Navy
Photographed at Puerto Nuevo, Buenos Aeries, Argentine, ca. 1942, source unknown
12/31/2011. Similar to the USN SBU-series
, fourteen Model V-142 attack and dive-bombers were delivered to the Comando de Aviación Naval (Naval Aviation Command) of the Armada Argentina (Argentine Navy). Named Corsario (Corsair), these served with No.2 Attack Squadron until 1945, thereafter they were delegated to training duties at BAPI (Base Punta Indio), the naval air base near Veronica, Buenos Aires province.