VC-5 Checkertails F-8 Crusader Model
Fly with the VC-5 Checkertails again with this F-8 Crusader model. Each model is carefully carved from wood and expertly painted to provide a unique and treasured piece.
Length: 18 inches
Wingspan: 11 inches
Assigned to VMF-333, 1963.
Transferred to VC-5 as UE-14, 1967.
Upgraded to F-8K.
Transferred to VC-4, 1969.
Crashed near NAS Oceana, VA, July 18, 1969.