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Vought F7U Cutlass - Volume 1


A Vought F7U-3 Cutlass - BuNo 129559 - assigned to VA-12. Please note that all the images on this page are courtesy of the NMNA.

Coming aboard th USS Forrestal (CVA-59) - 2 March 1956 - a Vought F7U Cutlass from VA-86.

A pair of Vought F7U-3M Cultass aircraft from VA-86 prepare to launch from the USS Forrestal (CVA-59) - 2 March 1956.

A Vought F7U Cultass assigned to VA-86.

Assigned to VA-86, this Vought F7U Cutlass was deployed aboard the USS Forrestal (CVA-59), circa February 1956.

A Vought F7U-3M - BuNo 129733 - Cutlass assigned to VA-83.

A Dash Three version of the Vought F7U Cutlass - BuNo 129653, assigned to VA-83, circa May 1955.

What happened here? A Vought F7U-3 Cutlass, assigned to VF-124, at NAS Miramar, circa 1955.

A barracade arrestment aboard the USS Hancock (CVA-19). Aircraft is a Vought F7U-3 Cutlass, assigned to VF-124, circa 1956.

A Vought F7U Cutlass, assigned VF-124.

Bolter, Bolter, Bolter. A Vought F7U-3 Cultass, assigned to VA-151, takes the go around aboard the USS Lexington (CVA-16), circa 1956.

Approaching the cat' - A Vought F7U-3 Cutlass, assigned to VA-151, about to launch from the USS Lexington (CVA-16), circa 1956.

A field catapult test of a Vought F7U-3M Cutlass - BuNo 139868, assigned to the Naval Air Test Center (NATC).

The first production Vought F7U-1 Cutlass - BuNo 124415, assigned to the Naval Air Test Center (NATC).

A Naval Air Test Center (NATC) Vought F7U-1 Cutlass - BuNo 124415, circa August 1950.

Assigned to the Naval Air Test Center (NATC) is this first production Vought F7U-1 Cutlass - BuNo 124415, circa August 1950.

A Naval Air Test Center (NATC) Vought F7U-1 Cutlass, circa August 1950.

One of three prototype Vought XF7U-1 Cutlass fighter is BuNo 122473, assigned to the Naval Air Test Center (NATC), circa 1949.

One of three prototype Vought XF7U-1 Cutlass fighter is BuNo 122473, assigned to the Naval Air Test Center (NATC), circa 1949.

One of three prototype Vought XF7U-1 Cutlass fighter is BuNo 122473, assigned to the Naval Air Test Center (NATC), circa 1949.

Sporting a natural metal finish, this Vought F7U-3 Cutlass - BuNo 128454 - was assigned to the Naval Air Test Center.

One of three prototype Vought XF7U-1 Cutlass fighter is BuNo 122473, assigned to the Naval Air Test Center (NATC), circa 1949.

Looking brand new, one of only twelve Vought F7U-3P Cutlass photo-recon birds built. This one is assigned to the Naval Air Test Center (NATC).

Assigned to the Naval Air Test Center (NATC) is this first production Vought F7U-1 Cutlass - BuNo 124415, circa August 1950.

Assigned to the Naval Air Test Center (NATC) is this first production Vought F7U-1 Cutlass - BuNo 124415, circa August 1950.

Another NATC Vought F7U-3 Cutlass - BuNo 128454, circa November 1952.

Another NATC Vought F7U-3 Cutlass - BuNo 128454, circa November 1952.

The third prototype Vought XF7U-1 Cutlass - BuNo 122474 - assigned to the Naval Air Test Center (NATC), - 1 June 1949.

Seen in April 1989, this Vought F7U-3 Cutlass is being restored for museum display.

This Vought F7U-3 Cutlass - BuNo128475, assigned to the Naval Air Test Center (NATC), is seen aboard CVA-43 - the USS Coral Sea.

Three images of Vought F7U-3 Cutlass - BuNo 128454 - being hoisted aboard the USS Midway (CVB-41) for carrier sutability trails - 1952.

Vought F7U-3 Cutlass - BuNo 128454 - being hoisted aboard the USS Midway (CVB-41) for carrier sutability trails - 1952.

Vought F7U-3 Cutlass - BuNo 128454 - being hoisted aboard the USS Midway (CVB-41) for carrier sutability trails - 1952.

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