FSX US Navy US-3A VRC-50 Foo Dogs 167997
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Texture for the Lockheed S-3B Viking VRC-50, carrier on-board delivery (COD) aircraft. Model by Dino Cattaneo. By Antonio Diaz.
Screenshot of US Navy US-3A VRC-50 Foo Dogs 167997 on runway.
title=Lockheed US-3A Viking VRC-50 "Foo Dogs" BuNo.167997
description="The Lockheed S-3 Viking is a four-seat twin-engine jet aircraft that was used by the U.S. Navy to identify and track enemy submarines. In the late 1990s, the S-3B's mission focus shifted to surface warfare and aerial refueling. The Viking also provided electronic warfare and surface surveillance capabilities to the carrier battle group. A carrier-based, subsonic, all-weather, multi-mission aircraft with long range, it carried automated weapon systems, and was capable of extended missions with in-flight refueling. Because of the engines low-pitched sound, it was nicknamed the "Hoover" after the vacuum cleaner brand.\nThe S-3 was retired from front-line fleet service aboard aircraft carriers by the US Navy in January 2009, with its missions being assumed by other platforms such as the P-3C Orion, SH-60 Seahawk, and F/A-18E/F Super Hornet. Several examples continue to be flown by Air Test and Evaluation Squadron THREE ZERO (VX-30) at Naval Base Ventura County / NAS Point Mugu, California for range clearance and surveillance operations on the NAVAIR Point Mugu Range, and a single example is operated by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) at the NASA Glenn Research Center."
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|Paste to Aircraft.CFG.txt||06.15.14||1.71 kB|
|Go to Fly Away Simulation.url||01.22.16||52 B|
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