F-11 Tiger - Admiral Farragut Academy
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 27° 46.661 W 082° 44.645
17R E 328151 N 3073794
Quick Description: This plane is on display inside the school grounds in St Petersburg. Note: Campus has restricted access, but the plane is visible from 5th Ave N.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 3/17/2010 11:40:38 AM
Waymark Code: WM8DHM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Team GeoDuo
Views: 4

Long Description:
F11F Grumman Tiger
Dedicated on the occasion of the visit of the Chief of Naval Opeartions Admiral Carlisle A.H. Trost USN

October 10, 1986
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F-11 Tiger - From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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The Grumman F11F/F-11 Tiger was a single-seat carrier-based United States Navy fighter aircraft in operation during the 1950s and 1960s. Originally designated the F11F Tiger in April 1955 under the pre-1962 Navy designation system, it was redesignated as F-11 Tiger under the 1962 United States Tri-Service aircraft designation system.

The F11F/F-11 was used by the Blue Angels flight team from 1957 to 1969. Grumman Aircraft Corporation made about 200 Tigers, with last delivered 23 January 1959.

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Type of Aircraft: (make/model): F-11 Tiger

Tail Number: (S/N): none

Construction:: replica

Location (park, airport, museum, etc.): Admiral Farragut Academy

inside / outside: outside

Other Information:: Not listed

Access restrictions: Not listed

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