This is 1955 Grumman HU-16C Airframe. Navy B/N 142428 with Navy records showing Total Time at retirement at Davis Monthan AFB or 3799.7 Hours. It has been stored here in Arizona since the 70s. Dry hot climate means no corrosion while stored here. The Aircraft restoration started 30 years ago, but never went far. The landing gear was rebuilt and installed. It will need engines,props, mounts, flight controls ,rubber items, and many more parts to get it flying.
Tucson, Arizona, United States