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 Vought F-4U Corsair Airplane Crashed in the Jungle of Guam Island

 Photo by Dan Collier.

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The Vought F4U Corsair was used in the military by both the Navy and Marines. 

It is a radial engine fighter known for both its bent wings and its unique sound. The corsair was 33' 4" long, 16' 1" high and had a wingspan of 41'. It had an empty weight of 8,982 lbs and a gross weight of 14,000 lbs. The f4u corsair used one Pratt & Whitney R-2800 engine which produced 2200 - 2300 hp. The corsair had a cruise speed of 182 mph, a max speed of 417 mph and a max climb rate of 2,890 ft/min. The corsairs maximum range was 1,015 miles. This airplane was mostly a carrier based airplane however it was also used from land based runways in the pacific by now well known pilots like Pappy Boyington of the Black Sheep Squadron.  Webmasters Note: The specs on this page are only for one variation of this plane. There are many other variations that have different specs. 

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Dan Collier and his Wife

Dan Collier and his wife standing next to an F4U that was crashed on this island of Guam during WW2

Picture of a Vought F4U Corsair Airplane in the Jungles of Guam.  This plane crashed in WW2

Photo from Dan Collier
 Direct from Guam

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Dan Collier and his wife on Guam. Here is a F4U Corsair that was crashed in the jungle since WW2.

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Now at rest in its watery grave, this bent-winged bird was once ruler of the sky. 18"x 29" limited edition print is signed and numbered by the artist.

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A dramatic portrait of a Marine Corps mainstay in the Pacific Theater. A large 36"x 22", this print goes far to capture the drama and emotion of another flight into battle.

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