The Grumman S-2 Tracker was the first purpose-built single airframe anti-submarine warfare
aircraft to enter service with the U.S. Navy. (Wikipedia)
The Naval Air Station New Iberia, now Acadiana Regional Airport, served as a training base for
S-2 crews in the early 1960s.
Our goal is to put an S-2 Tracker on display to commemorate its history here at New Iberia.
Dick Spears is leading the search.
A Cessna 150 is being renovated by the chapter. Warren Bordelon , coordinator, with John Burgin.
An O-200 engine is needed for the project.
Moving the fuselage to the work site on 8-13-2011.
This project plane in now at the A&P School at the Lafayette Airport. Join Nick and others on Mondays any time between 3 and 7 PM.
Directions to the A&P School as follows: turn off Surrey Street as though you were taking a commercial flight, Instead to turning into the departure/parking area, go straight until the road "T's",
turn left and go 1 1/2 blocks and turn left just before the concrete plant, school on the left.