About This File
FS2004 USAF Convair CV-240 VBF build with cn 302 as a model T-29B (CV-240-27) and delivered to the US Air Force on March 19, 1953. While operated by the Special Activities Squadron Headquarter (SAS) since November 30, 1959 converted to VT-29E on May 13, 1960. Also set up for VIP transport of a 2 Star General and equipped with the weather mapping radar used extensively on the model CV-440 and on many CV-340 models. In July 1975 withdrawn from use at the U.S. Air Force and stored at Davis Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona. On October 27, 1977 sold to Southwestern Alloys and registered N9018Y. In May 1980 bought by Lee County Mosquito Control, Fort Myers, FL and registered N840M. Sold to General Air Services Inc. on October 19, 1983. Bought by YAC Aircraft Inc, Homestead, FL in June 1984 and taken from the register. Textures and associated model file included only. Requires CV240VBFMILITARY_BASEPACK_010.ZIP. Original by Greg Pepper and Tom Gibson, upgraded by Georg Hauzenberger (model) and Hans Hermann (textures) Virtual Birds Factory.