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Douglas A2D-1 in flight 1954. | by tormentor4555
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Douglas A2D-1 in flight 1954.

The first of eight U.S. Navy production Douglas A2D-1 Skyshark (BuNo 125480) in flight. It made its first flight on 10 June 1953 but crashed near Lake Los Angeles on 5 August 1954 after suffering a gearbox failure. The pilot ejected safely.

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Uploaded on September 18, 2012