Vought A-7E Corsair II

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Vought A-7E Corsair II (1968-)
Pima Air and Space Museum, Tucson, Arizona, USA
February 21, 2008
See also: War Eagles Air Museum

This is the U.S. Navy version of the A-7, it entered service in March 1969. The first combat deployment of this aircraft was to the Vietnamese War in May 1970.  In general this aircraft was meant to be the replacement for the A-4 Skyhawk.

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