This is an original US Navy Grumman S-2 Tracker Anti submarine carrier aircraft Tailhook assembly. This hook also fits the E-1 Tracer which is the aircraft with the large radar dome above the wing. The S-2 is a twin engine 4 man crew propeller driven carrier aircraft. This Tailhook was removed from and S-2 in the boneyard in Tucson. It is 25 x 6 x 6 inches and weighs 26 pounds. The S-2 tracker came out in the 1950’s and was used for many years in the fleet. Later many S-2’s were turned into multi-engine trainers as well as fire bombers. Today a few still fly in the airshow circuit. Thank you for your interest in my auctions. The item “USN Grumman S-2 Tracker ASW Carrier Aircraft & E-1 Tracer Radar Plane Tailhook” is in sale since Sunday, January 26, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\Korea (1950-53)\Original Period Items”. The seller is “dauntlessaviation” and is located in Apache Junction, Arizona. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Type: S-2 & E-1 Tailhook
- Country: USA
- Civil+War+Original+or+Replica: Original+Period+Items
- Category: Collectibles