About This File
FSX Ira Kepford's VF-17 Corsair. This is a Repaint of the Guy Hulin Corsair model updated for Flight Simulator X. This aircraft is the Corsair flown by ace Ira Cassius Kepford. November 1942. He was assigned to VF-17, the famous "Jolly Rogers". Alone with his aircraft bearing #29 Top Navy Corsair Ace Ira Kepford had 16 confirmed victories with the VF-17 Jolly Rogers. Ira Kepford earned two Navy Crosses, the Gold Star, the Silver Star, three Distinguished Flying Crosses, the Air Medal, Unit Commendation to VF-17, and the American Defense Service Medal. Kepford died on 1/19/1987. This aircraft has a 2D and 3D cockpit, new textures and FSX updates by Mark Rooks of RDG. Aircraft history and pictures included in this package.