Lot 10152 View Catalog
A summer day off the coast of California and the flight deck of the U.S.S. Lexington swarms with activity. Flying the premiere Navy fighter, the stubby Boeing F4B-4, pilots of Fighting Two ready for take-off. Certainly all Naval Aviators are considered professionals but these men were unique; they were a small group of hand-picked enlisted pilots. The flying Chiefs of VF-2 were selected from all rated enlisted pilots; it was both an honor and a challenge to fly with Fighting Two. This is a L/E of 650 prints and is personally signed by the artist. It has never been mounted and is in perfect condition. It comes with a COA that is suitable for framing and the images measures 29" x 12 1/2".