Boeing/Stearman N2S-3 "Kaydet"

May 5, 2022

Boeing/Stearman N2S-3 "Kaydet"


The Coast Guard acquired 11 N2S-3 aircraft during 1946 (Pearcy reports them as beginning to enter the inventory in 1943) and they were retained in the Coast Guard's inventory until 1947. 


None are available.


Aircraft History File, U.S. Coast Guard Historian’s Office.

Arthur Pearcy, U.S. Coast Guard Aircraft Since 1916 (Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1991), pp. 155-157.

Swanborough, Gordon & Peter M. Bowers.  United States Navy Aircraft Since 1911.  (Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1990), pp.159-161.