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PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Sep2004, Vol. 130 Issue 9, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a photograph of a Marine Corps FB-1 from Squadron VF-1M, which provides a resting spot for its pilot. FBs were built between 1923 and 1929 and were the first successful Boeing-designed fighters. The FB-1 was a shore-based fighter, whereas its successors were equipped for carrier operations.
ACCESSION #
14319380

 

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