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by Harold A. Skaarup   www.SilverHawkAuthor.com   
 
Canadian Warplanes 5: The Post War Piston Era, Lockheed CP-122 Neptune

Canadian Warplanes of the Post War Piston Era, Lockheed CP-122 Neptune

Data current to 14 Dec 2018.

Lockheed CP-122/P2V-7/CL-826-45-14 Neptune (25), (Serial Nos. 24101-24125).

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24102).  (RCAF Photo)

 (City of Vancouver Archives Photo, AM1376-: CVA 1376-330)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24102), flying over English Bay, British Columbia, ca 1950s.

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24102).  (RCAF Photo)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24102).  (RCAF Photo)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24104).  (RCAF Photo via James Craik)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24106).  (RCAF Photo via James Craik)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24106).  (RCAF Photo via James Craik)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24106).  (RCAF Photo via James Craik)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24106) firing rockets.  (RCAF Photo via James Craik)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24106).  (RCAF Photo via James Craik)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24106).  (RCAF Photo via James Craik)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24106).  (RCAF Photo via James Craik)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24111).  (RCAF Photo)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24113).  (RCAF Photo)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24116).  (RCAF Photo)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune flight line.  (RCAF Photo via James Craik)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24117).  (DND Photo via Mike Kaehler)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24117).  (RCAF Photo via James Craik)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24119), in formation with Avro CF-100 Canuck Mk. 5 (Serial No. 18631).  (RCAF Photo via James Craik)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24120).  (DND Photo via Brian Rempel)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24121).  (Peter Behring Photo)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF (Serial No. 24123).  (RCAF Photo via James Craik)

Lockheed CP-122 Neptune, RCAF, cockpit, 4 Jan 1955.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3585050)

 (Author Photos)

Lockheed P2V-7 Neptune, ex-USN (BuNo. 147969), c/n 7219, Model EP2H, first flown by the USN in 1960, later Reg. No. N702AU.  It has been on loan to the RCAF since it was flown to CFB Greenwood on 27 Aug 1980.  This aircraft was initially painted dark blue to represent an RCAF CP-122 Neptune and marked as RCAF (Serial No. 24117).  It was repainted in 2008 as RCAF (Serial No. 24101).