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Hangar Bay One Opens to Public 11-10-2010

information provided by National Naval Aviation Museum, Pensacola, FL. The P5M Marlin has been undergoing restoration at the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, Fla.  This aircraft will soon be displayed inside the Museum’s new exhibit hangar, Hangar Bay One. This new addition, the first in 14 years, will house approximately 35 aircraft and add […] Continue reading →

P5M-2 Restoration

by LCdr Jack Page, USN (Ret) SP-5B BuNo 135533 at the National Museum of Naval Aviation (NMNA), Pensacola, FL was brought in for Hurricane Ivan repair in June 2007. The work was done by Mariana Airmotive of Cantonment, FL under a government contract with the Navy Department. The contract was limited to storm damage repair, […] Continue reading →