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Lockheed P2V-5 Neptune * Retired *
12 aircraft P2V-5 from US Navy under MDAP delivered 8 December 1953 to 24 February 1954.
Serials 19-21 to 19-32 (later 086 to 097). Used by 320 sqn. Withdrawn 21 April 1960 to 9 March 1962 and sold to Portuguese AF.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
19-21 426-5273 134671 8 Dec 1953 later 086, returned 9 Mar 1962, to FAP 4701
19-22 426-5274 134672 16 Dec 1953 later 087, returned 7 June 1961, to FAP 4702
19-23 426-5275 134673 15 Dec 1953 later 088, returned 4 June 1960, to FAP 4703
19-24 426-5276 134674 21 Jan 1954 later 089, returned 3 Feb 1961, to FAP 4704
19-25 426-5277 134675 23 Dec 1953 later 090, returned 20 July 1961, to FAP 4705
19-26 426-5278 134676 21 Jan 1954 later 091, returned 21 Apr 1960, to FAP 4706
19-27 426-5279 134718 21 Jan 1954 later 092, returned 6 Oct 1960, to FAP 4707
19-28 426-5280 134719 21 Jan 1954 later 093, returned 9 Oct 1961, to FAP 4708
19-29 426-5281 134720 24 Feb 1954 later 094, returned 7 Dec 1961, to FAP 4709
19-30 426-5282 134721 25 Feb 1954 later 095, returned 2 Dec 1960, to FAP 4710
19-31 426-5283 134722 24 Feb 1954 later 096, returned 29 July 1960, to FAP 4711
19-32 426-5284 134723 24 Feb 1954 later 097, returned 18 Apr 1961, to FAP 4712

References:

  • Dutch Military Aviation 1945-1978 by Paul A Jackson (1978)
  • 70 Jaar Marineluchtvaartdienst by N. Geldhof (1987)
  • Air International Feb 1995
  • Aviation News Vol 2 No 12


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