Air International 1978-12
E.Brown - Valediction for the veteran Vought /Viewed from the Cockpit/
The mainwheels and their leg fairings of the Chesapeake, seen clearly in the photograph, were intended to be employed for braking purposes in shallow dives
The outer wing panels of the Chesapeake were manually folded as illustrated.
AL943 is seen flying from Lee-on-Solent in June 1942.
V-156-B1 Chesapeake Cockpit
Vought-Sikorsky V-156-B1 Chesapeake
Vought-Sikorsky V-156-B1 Chesapeake