Air Enthusiast 2001-09
C.Lucchesi - For Naval 'Wings'
The 'illegal' T-28R-1 Trojans are displayed on the deck of the 'Minas Gerais'.
Sikorsky S-61D-3 (SH-3D) N3010.
Rare view of a Brazilian Navy Farman F-41, overflying battleships in Guanabara Bay, Rio de Janeiro.
One of the 17 Avro 504Ks operated by the Navy from 1920 to 1930.
One of the six Boeing 256 biplane fighters operated by the Brazilian Navy from 1932 until 1941. Two of these were transferred to the newly-born Forca Aerea Brasileira in 1941.
Grumman S-2A (P-16) Tracker 7017 - Air Force interloper!
Waco CSO floatplane.
Licence-built Focke-Wulf Fw 44J Stieglitz, 41 of which were operated by the Brazilian Navy.
Waco CPF floatplane.
Helibras (Aerospatiale) HB.350BA Esquilo.
Excellent view of one of the Macchi M.9 flying-boats.
A crowded ramp of the EAvN, in the 1920s.