C-2A(R) Grumman Greyhound BuNo 162170

C-2A(R) BuNo 162170 of the Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron 110 (VAW-110) Firebirds at El Centro. On the tail you'll still see the NJ Carrier Air Wing Tail Code. This tailcode was used by the  Naval Air Force Pacific Fleet carrier based fixed wing aircraft FRSs. Boerries Burkhardt Collection

 

C-2A(R) BuNo 162170. Paul Newman Photo

 

C-2A(R) BuNo 162170 of the VRC-40 as RW-35 in February 1992. Joe Cupido Photo, Boerries Burkhardt Collection. 

 

C-2A(R) BuNo 162170 of the VRC-40 as RW-35 in February 1992. Joe Cupido Photo, Boerries Burkhardt Collection.

 

C-2A(R) BuNo 162170 of the VRC-40 as RW-35 in Summer 1992. Behind the door, there is a large Operation Desert Storm Sticker. Boerries Burkhardt Collection. 

 

C-2A(R) BuNo 162170 of the at NAF Atsugi, Japan based VRC-30 DET 5. A close view to the tail and rudder of the Grumman. Rodger Kelly Photo.

 

C-2A(R) BuNo 162170 with the special U.S. Department of the NAVY Energy Security sticker.  Yes, I got the model decal, too.