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Over the Ocean: Snapped at the 2014 edition of Over the Beach, the Corsair of the Military Aviation Museum cuts a dash on takeoff.

Vought F4U-4 Corsair aircraft picture

Aviation Photo Vought Corsair - Red Bull (The Flying Bulls)

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An early showing the "birdcage" canopy with rearwards production cockpit location. Compare with the

F4U-1 Corsairs of Fighting Squadron VF-12: The section leader peels off from formation in this image showing F4U-1 Corsairs of Fighting Squadron VF-12 in flight on March 23, 1943. VF-12 was the first Navy squadron to receive the "Bent Wing Bird", which was the nickname for the single-engined American fighter instantly recognizable as the Vought F4U Corsair, with its inverted gull wings and seemingly too-long nose.

Corsairs of Fighting Squadron in flight. The section leader peels off from formation in this image showing Corsairs of Fighting Squadron (VF) 12 in flight on March was the first Navy squadron to receive the "Bent Wing Bird" title.

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