The Grumman Albatross Web Site - Let Us Never Forget September 11th 2001


Albatrosses in Museums

(c) 1999-2009 by Ray Wolfe. Not to be reproduced without prior permission. Additional copies of this and other charts are available by contacting Grumman Albatross Research at ray@hu-16.com or by phone at 702-580-0193 or fax at 775-546-6029.

The following museums have been verified as having an Albatross in their collection. Those with the yellow background, have not yet had all the details confirmed. Before visiting any of these museums, please call first for directions and to verify hours and operating days. Please forward any updates, confirmations, photos, museum details, etc to ray@hu-16.com

MSN
Serial
Country
PhotoMuseum Name
Location
Comments

1G008

11012

Taiwan/China
RoCAF Chiayi
Chiayi, Taiwan
RCKU - 23°27'42"N / 120°23'34"E
SA-16A - MSN G008
Taiwan/China 11012
Confirmed: Apr 97
Oldest known Albatross

2G026

48607

Phillipines

(c)Ron Mak
Phillipine AF Museum
Villamor Air Base
Pasay 1309
Philippines
(02) 8323498
Joint use with Ninoy Aquino Int'l
Manila, Phillipines
RPLL - 14°30'31"N / 121°01'10"E
HU-16 - MSN G026
Phillipines
48607
Confirmed: May 99

3G034

11023

Taiwan/China

(c) S.L. Tsai
R.O.C. Air Force Academy
Kangshan AFB
No. Sisou 1, Jieshou W. Rd.
Gangshan Township
Kaohsiung County 820
Taiwan, R.O.C Taiwan
RCAY - 22°46'57"N / 120°15'44"E
(07)625-4167
cafa81@cc.cafa.edu.tw
SA-16A - MSN G034
Taiwan/China 11023
Confirmed: Apr 97

4G037

(6534)
6529

Brazil
Museu Aeroespacial
Av Marechal Fontenelle, 2000
Campos dos Afonsos
Marechal Hermes
21740-000 Rio de Janiero, Brazil
021-375-5212/5213/5214
SBAF - 22°52'30.3"S / 043°23'04.95"W
Website

HU-16A - MSN G037
Brazil 6534
repainted as 6529
Confirmed: Jan 99

5G047

11024

Taiwan/China
Chung Cheng Aviation Museum
P.O. Box No. 9
CKS Int'l Airport Post Office
Taoyuan County 337, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
886-3-398-2179
886-3-398-2222
Fax: 886-3-398-2677
www.cksairport.gov.tw
tgp25013@cksairport.gov.tw
RCSS - 25°04'11"N / 121°33'06"E
SA-16A - MSN G047
Taiwan/China 11024
Confirmed: Apr 97

6G062

15-2

Italy

(c) 2001, Peter Schwarzer
Cameri AB
Cameri, Italy
LIMN - 45°31'47"N / 008°40'09"E
015-671293
015-21167
HU-16A - MSN G062
Italy 15-2
MM50-174
Confirmed: Jul 01

7G064

BS-02

Argentina

(c) 2001, CÚsar Del Gaizo
Museo Nacional de Aeronautica
Av Eva Peron
(ex Pierrestequi)
Moron
Provincia de Buenos Airea
Phone: 4697-9769/6964
mna@uolsinectis.com.ar
SADM - 34°40'38"S/058°38'35"W
HU-16B - MSN G064
Argentina BS-02
Confirmed: Feb 2001
USAF 50-176

8G065

15-4

Italy

(c) Leonardo Lella
Lampedusa
Lampedusa, Italy
LICD - 35°29'52"N / 012°37'5"E
0922-970647
HU-16A - MSN G065
Italy 15-4
MM50-177
Confirmed: Aug 99
Last Italian Albatross

9G068

15-5

Italy

(c) Phil Callihan
Italian Air Force Museum
Vigna di Valle Airport (Closed)
00062 Vigna di Valle
Roma Italy
LIRB - 42°05'00"N / 012°13'00"E
39-6-9024034
39-6-9023975
Website
HU-16A - MSN G068
Italy 15-5
MM50-179
Confirmed

10G069

15-6

Italy

(c) 2001, Peter Schwarzer
Levaldigi
Cuneo, Italy
LIMZ - 44°32'47"N / 007°37'20"E
HU-16A - MSN G069
Italy 15-6
MM50-180
Confirmed Aug 2000

11G072

15-7

Italy

(c) 2004, Leonard Lella
Ditellandia Air Park
via Domitiana km 25,900
Mondraone-Caserta Italy
0823 - 761440
Fax: 0823 - 761365
015-671293
015-21167
info@ditellandia.com
HU-16A - MSN G072
Italy 15-7
MM50-182
Confirmed: May 04

12G079

51-006

NE
SAC Museum
PO Box 70
South Bend, NE 68058-0070
Mahoney State Park exit Off I-80
Between Omaha & Lincoln, NE
402-944-3100
402-292-2001
KOFF - 41░07'10"N / 095░54'31"W

Unofficial Website
HU-16B - MSN G079
USAF 51-006
Confirmed: Jan 99

13G096

51-022

AZ
Pima Air & Space Museum
6000 East Valencia Rd
Tucson, AZ 85706
520-574-0462 or 520-574-0646
Fax: 520-574-9238
KDMA - 32░10'00"N / 110░52'59"W
SA-16A - MSN G096
USAF 51-022
Confirmed: Jan 99
Only SA-16A on display in USA

14G098

570

Chile
Museo Nacional de Aviacion y del Espacio
National Museum of Aviation & Space

Pedro Aguirre Cerda 5000
Los Cerrillos, Chile
538-1919
942-4708
942-4698 - Fax
museoaeronautico@manquehue.net
SCTI - 33°29'52"S/070°41'53"W
Tues-Sun 1000-1730
Bus Route 358 from Estacion Central
SHU-16B - MSN G098
Chile 570
Confirmed: Jan 99
Last Chilean Albatross

15G109
51-034

Argentina

(c) 2002 Dr Sergio Bontti
Museo de la Aviacion Naval (MUAN)
Comandante Espora Base
8107 Base Aeronaval Comandante Espora
Bahia Blanca, Argentina
54-02932-487999
54-02932-487992 - Fax
muan@rina.ara.mil.ar
SAZB - 38°43'30"S/062°10'9"W
M-F 0900-1600, SU 1500-1900
HU-16B - MSN G109
Argentina BS-03
Confirmed: Oct 02
In Restoration

16110

15-8

Italy
Ciampino AB
Rome, Italy
LIRA - 41°47'58"N / 012°35'42"E
HU-16A - MSN G110
Italy 15-8
MM51-035
Confirmed

17G112

15-9

Italy

(c) 2002 Peter Schwarzer
Gorizia
Italy
LIPG - 45°57'00"N / 013°38'00"E
0481-20744
HU-16A - MSN G112
Italy 15-9
MM50-174
Confirmed: Sep 2002

18G147

10068

Greece
Hellenic AF Museum
Dekelia AB
TGA 1010
Tatoi Greece
LGTT - 38°06'32"N / 023°46'00"E
30-1-8074712 x784
SHU-16B - MSN G147
10068
Confirmed: Aug 99
USAF 51-068

19G149

10070

Greece

(c) 2003, Themis Vranas
Elefsis AB
Greece
LGEL - 38°04'16"N / 023°33'29"E
SHU-16B - MSN G149
10070
Confirmed: Jul 01
USAF 51-070

20G153

9911

Japan
Kakamigahara Aerospace Museum
5-1 Shimogiri-cho
Kakamigahara City, Gifu
Japan 504-0924
Tel: 0583-86-8500
Fax: 0583-86-9912
kokuuchu@city.kakamigahara.gifu.jp
RJNG - 35°23'39"N / 136°52'11"E
UF-XS - MSN G153
Japan 9911
Confirmed: Jan 99
The UF-XS is an UF-1 Albatross that was converted by Shin Meiwa as a prototype for the PS-1 Flying boat.

21G163

51-5282

OH
USAF Museum
Wright Patterson AFB, OH
6 mi NE Dayton, OH
937-255-4704
KFFO - 39°49'30"N / 084°02'47"W
Unofficial Website

For Research Appointments/requests
United States Air Force Museum/MUA
Research Division

2601 E St
Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433-7609
937-255-4644 ext 730
Fax: 937-255-9204
HU-16B - MSN G163
USAF 51-5282
Confirmed: Jan 99
Last operational USAF Albatross
Research Facility/Library

22G171

15289

Greece

(c) 2004, Kostas Pantios
Hellenic AF Museum
Dekeieias AB
TGA 1010
Tatoi Greece
01-8074712 X784
LGTT - 38°06'32"N / 023°47'06"E
SHU-16B - MSN G171
15289
Moved from Elefsis to Tatoi
Confirmed: Nov 04
USAF 51-5289

23G174

51-5292

AZ
Hoosier Warbird Museum
Currently in storage at Mesa, AZ
KFFZ - 33°27'39"N / 111°43'42"W
HU-16B - MSN G174
USAF 51-5292
Confirmed: Jan 99

24G183

AN.1B-13

Spain
Moron AB
Spain
LEMO - 37°10'30"N / 005°36'58"W
SHU-16B - MSN G183
Spain AN.1B-13
Unconfirmed
Norway KK-A
USAF 51-5300

25G187

AD-1B-8

Spain
Museo de Aeronautica y Astronautica
Paseo de Extremadura Km 10,500
28024 Madrid
Spain
34-91-509-16-90
Fax: 34-91-710-68-47
HU-16 - MSN G187
Spain AD-1B-8
Confirmed: Mar 99
USAF 51-5304

26G194

51-7144

GA
Museum of Aviation
Robins AFB

PO Box 2469
Warner Robins, GA 31099
Exit 45 off of I-75
478-926-6870
478-923-6600
KWRB - 32°38'25"N / 083°35'30"W
Website
HU-16B - MSN G194
USAF 51-7144
Confirmed: Jan 99
Research/Archive Center

27G213

51-7163

CA

(c) Peter Schwarzer
Castle Air Museum
Atwater, CA
209-723-2178
Former Castle AFB
Dick Koetke - Historian
KMER - 37░22'50"` / 120░34'05"W
Website
Website
HU-16B - MSN G213
USAF 51-7163
Confirmed: Jan 99
Not officially part of museum collection

28G226

51-7176

TX
Pate Museum of Transportation
Bourland Airport
18501 Hwy 377 S
Cresson, TX 76035
817-396-4305

Historian - Jim Peel
817-332-1161
Fax: 817-332-2340
50F - 32░34'54"N / W097░35'26"W
HU-16B - MSN G226
USAF 51-7176
Confirmed: Jan 99
143rd Special Ops Group

29235

17183

Greece
Greek AF Museum
Tangara AB
Greece
LGTG - 38°20'23"N / 023°33'54"E
Website
SHU-16B - MSN G235
17183
Unconfirmed

USAF 51-7183

30G246

MP-429

Mexico

(c) Unknown
Unknown Location
Possibly La Paz, Mexico?
HU-16E - MSN G246
17188
Confirmed: Jul 2006
USCG 7188

31G250

17190

Greece

(c) 2001, Peter Schwarzer
Hellenic AF Museum
Dekelias AB
TGA 1010
Tatoi Greece
01-8074712 X784
LGTT - 38°06'32"N / 023°47'06"E
Website
SHU-16B - MSN G250
17190
Confirmed: Jan 99
USAF 51-7190

32G255

51-7193

MD

(c) 2002 Don Boyd
Maryland ANG Museum
Martin State Airport
2701 Eastern Blvd
Baltimore, MD
410-918-6290
410-918-6202
410-918-6270
MSgt Gary Gault - Historian
410-918-6655
KMTN - 39░19'32"N / 076░24'50"W
HU-16B - MSN G255
USAF 51-7193
Confirmed: Aug 99
Painted as USAF 51-004

33G267

51-7200

IL
Octave Chanute Aerospace Museum
PO Box 949
Rantoul, IL 61866-0949
13 mi N of Champaign-Urbana
Former Chanute AFB
217-893-1613
KTIP - 40°17'36.8"N / 088°08'32.6"W
Website
HU-16B - MSN G267
USAF 51-7200
Confirmed: Jan 99
Research Facility by Appointment only
217-893-1613

34G272

17203

Greece

(c) 2003, Themis Vranas
Elefsis AB
Greece
LGEL - 38°04'16"N / 023°33'29"E
Mounted on Elevated base among Admin buildings near P-3 hangars in 353 Sqdn Area
SHU-16B - MSN G272
17203
Confirmed: Apr 99
USAF 51-7203

35G274

17204

Greece

(c) 2001, Peter Schwarzer
Hellenic AF Museum
Dekelias AB
TGA 1010
Tatoi Greece
01-8074712 X784
LGTT - 38°06'32"N / 023°47'06"E
Website
SHU-16B - MSN G274
17204
Confirmed: Jan 99
USAF 51-7204

36G282

7209

CA
Aerospace Museum of California
5934 Price Ave
McClellan, CA 95652
916-643-3192
KMCC - 38░40'03"N / 121░24'02"W
HU-16E - MSN G282
USCG 7209
Confirmed: Jan 99
New name and location for the museum updated 22 Aug 2006

37G292

7216

NY

(c) Brian Gonzales
Floyd Bennett Field
Brooklyn, NY
718-338-3799
Historian - John Gallagher
NPS Website
www.narfac.org
HU-16 - MSN G292
USCG 7216
Confirmed: Jan 99
Transferred from USS Intrepid Museum

38G302

1280

NM
Air Rescue Museum
Kirtland AFB
Albuquerque, NM

Historian - 58th SOW
SSgt Sharp
505-853-5847
KIKR - 35°02'25"N / 106°36'33"W
Website
UF-2G - MSN G302
USCG 1280
Confirmed: Jan 99
Marked as HU-16B
USAF 51-071
(Memorial)

39G310

7228

CT
New England Air Museum
Bradley International Airport
Windsor Locks, CT
860-623-3305
Fax: 860-627-2820
KBDL - 41°56'20"N / 072°40'60"W
HU-16E - MSN G310
USCG 7228
Confirmed: Jan 99
Replaces
HU-16B - MSN G99
USAF 51-025
(Destroyed by tornado)
Research Library

40G321

7235

Thailand

(c) Steve Darke
Samut Prakan Naval Museum
Sukhumwit Rd
Bang NA Sarong
(02) 3941997
13°36'37"N / 100°35'38"E
HU-16B - MSN G321
7235
Confirmed

USAF 51-7235

41GS/N Unknown

1265

Thailand

(c) Steve Darke
U-Tapao AB
VTBU - 12°40'48"N / 101°00'18"E
HU-16D - S/N Unknown
1265
Confirmed

USN 151265

42G322

7236

FL
National Museum of Naval Aviation
NAS Pensacola, FL
KNPA - 30°21'10"N / 087°19'7"W
HU-16E - MSN G322
USCG 7236
Confirmed: Jan 99

43G334

7245

CA
Pacific Coast Air Museum
2330 Airport Blvd
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
707-575-7900
Fax-707-545-2813
KSTS - 38°30'32"N / 122°48'46"W
HU-16E - MSN G334
USCG 7245
N70262
Confirmed: Jan 99

44G335

7246

TN
Tennessee Museum of Aviation
Sevierville, TN
865-908-0171
KGKT - 35°51'27.9"N / 083°31'43.3"W
HU-16E - MSN G335
USCG 7246
Confirmed: Apr 06
Intermittent Display Only

45G336

7247

NC
Coast Guard Air Station
Elizabeth City, NC

252-335-6540
KECG - 36°15'38"N / 076°10'29"W
HU-16E - MSN G336
USCG 7247
Confirmed: Jan 99
Recently repainted, Back on display at front gate

46G340

7250

MA
Coast Guard Air Station
Cape Cod, MA
508-968-6317
KFMH - 41°39'30"N / 070°31'17"W
HU-16E - MSN G340
USCG 7250
Confirmed: Jan 99
Last Operational USCG Albatross

47G341

51-7251

TX
Linear Air Park
650 2nd St
Dyess AFB, TX 79607-1960
Abilene, TX
915-696-2196
KDYS - 32°25'15"N / 099°51'17"W
HU-16B - MSN G341
USAF 51-7251
Confirmed: Jan 99

48G344

15-14

Italy

(c) 2002, Peter Schwarzer
Museo dell'aria e dello spazio
Castello di San Pelagio
Villa Zaborra

Via San Pelagio No 34
35020 Due Carrare
Padova, Italy

+39 - 049-9125008
Fax: +39 - 049-9125929
info@museodellaria.it
LIPU - 45°23'51"N / 011°50'39"E
HU-16A - MSN G344
Italy 15-14
MM51-7253
Confirmed: Jan 99

49G345

51-7254

CA
Travis AFB Museum
Fairfield, CA
707-424-5605
KSUU - 38°15'46"N / 121°55'39"W
Call first to obtain a sponsor for visiting the museum. The museum will give your name to the front gate so you can enter the base.
HU-16 - MSN G345
USAF 51-7254
Confirmed: Jan 99
In Storage, Awaiting Restoration

50G356

2129

AL
USS Alabama Memorial Park
2703 Battleship Pkwy
(Hwy 90/98)
Just of I-10 exit 27/30
PO Box 65
Mobile, AL 36601
800-426-4929
334-433-2703
Fax: 334-433-2777
Website
Website
HU-16E - MSN G356
USCG 2129
Confirmed: Nov 00

51G370

1293

CA
March Air Museum
PO Box 6463
March Air Reserve Base, CA 92518
909-697-6000
KRIV - 33°52'50"N / 117°15'34"W
Website
HU-16E - MSN G370
USCG 1293
Confirmed: May 99

52401

137928

FL
Margarittavile Restaraunt
Universal Studios

Orlando, FL
Parrot Heads of Central Florida Website
HU-16C - MSN G401
USN 137928

53413

141266

FL
Royal Pacific Resort
Universal Studios
Orlando, FL
HU-16D - MSN G413
USN 141266
On display afloat in lagoon in front of hotel

54G436

IR-0117

Indonesia
Museum Dirgantara Mandala
Jl. Kol. Sugiono
Lanud Adisutjipto
Yogyakarta 55002
+62 (0)274 564465
+62 (0)274 564466
WIIJ - 07░47'12"S/110░25'54"E
Website
HU-16A - MSN G436
IR-0117
Confirmed: May 99

55G451

M35-01

Malaysia
Royal Malaysian AF Museum
c/o RMAF Base Kuala Lumpur - Subang
Jalan Lapangan Terbang Lama
50460 Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia
603-241-1133 x4198 or 4129
Fax: 603-244-4134
nazriaziz@hotmail.com
WMSA - 03°07'50"N / 101°32'57"E
HU-16 - MSN G451
RMAF - M35-01
Confirmed: Jan 99

56454

MP-501

Mexico
VeraCruz Naval Base
VeraCruz, Mexico
MMVR - 19°08'43.9"N / 096°11'13.49"W
HU-16 - MSN G454?
Mexico MP-501
Confirmed: Jan 99
Believed to be MP-102, reserialed to MP-501

The following museum display aircraft are unconfirmed.
If anybody has any information, please let me know