Brazilian P-2s
Acquired 14 of the P2V-5s that were surplus to
the Royal Air Force requirements in 1957.
First delivered: December 1958
Out of use by 1976 
First published: October 6, 2003
with 10 photographs
Last updated August 24, 2009
Photos of 7002, 7010 and 7012 added December 7, 2003.
Photo of 7013 added November 23, 2004.
Photo of 7003 added November 24, 2005
Photo of 7004 added December 8, 2005.
Photo of 7011 added April 26, 2006
1000 pixel photos of 7000, 7010, 7012 and 7013 added February 12, 2008
Photo of 7006 added August 24, 2009

See the story of the Brazilian Neptunes at Forca Aéra Brasileira
(link does not work anymore Nov. 23, 2004)
Link fixed April 27, 2006. Thank you Rudnei.
Royal Air Force Serials courtesy list on AB-IX the Air Britain information excehange.
There is a big difference in the RAF - Brazilian seriar correspondence between this page,
and the list on Rudnei's page, which corresponds to the list in Wayne Mutzas book, page 189.

7000 - (ex WX543)
portugal/4701-256.jpg
1000 pixels (New February 12, 2008)
Date and location unknown. Courtesy Francisco C. Netto via Wayne Mutza
7000 - (ex WX543)
portugal/4701-256.jpg
1000 pixels (New February 12, 2008)Photographed around 1970. Courtesy Francisco C. Netto via Wayne Mutza
7002 - (ex WX544)
brazil/Brazil_7002_PJH_256.jpg
Photographed by Peter J. Howard. Date and location unknown.
New December 7, 2003
7002 - (ex WX544)
brazil/Brazil_7002_256.jpg
Photographed around 1970. Courtesy Francisco C. Netto via Wayne Mutza
7003 - (ex WX521)
brazil/BrazNAVY_7003_1970_P2E_51-15943_WX519_256.jpg
1000 pixels
Date, Location and photographer unknown.
Courtesy: www.neptune-association.nl/prudent_staal
New November 24, 2005
 
7004 - (ex WX555)
brazil/Brazil_7004_256.jpg
Photographed around 1970. Courtesy Francisco C. Netto via Wayne Mutza
7004 - (ex WX555)
brazil/Brazil_7004_256.jpg
1000 pixels
Date, Location and photographer unknown.
New December 8, 2005
 
7006 - (ex WX529! Note conflict with 7010!)
brazil/Brazil_7009_256.jpg
1000 pixels
Photographer unknown.
New August 24, 2009
7009 - (ex WX525)
brazil/Brazil_7009_256.jpg
Photographed at Brazil's Aeroparque on October 24, 1971. Courtesy Marcelo Miranda via Wayne Mutza
7010 - (ex WX529)
brazil/Brazil_7010_c_256.jpg
Date, location and photographer unknown.
New December 7, 2003
7010 - (ex WX529)
brazil/Brazil_7010_a_256.jpg
1000 pixels (New February 12, 2008)Photographed over the coast of Brazil. Courtesy Francisco C. Netto via Wayne Mutza
7010 - (ex WX529)
brazil/Brazil_7010_b_256.jpg
1000 pixels (New February 12, 2008)Photographed at Base Aerea do Galeao. Courtesy Francisco C. Netto via Wayne Mutza
7011 - (ex WX523)
brazil/7011_P2V5_256.jpg
1000 pixels
Date and location unknown.
New April 26, 2006
7011 - (ex WX523)
brazil/7011_nose_256.jpg
1000 pixels
Date and location unknown.
New April 26, 2006
7012 - (ex WX548)
brazil/Brazil_7012_256.jpg
1000 pixels (New February 12, 2008)
Date and location unknown. Courtesy Francisco C. Netto via Wayne Mutza
7012 - (ex WX548)
brazil/Brazil_7012_256.jpg
1000 pixels (New February 12, 2008)Photographed on the ramp at Santa Cruz AFB on April 22, 1969. Dourtesy Duane Kasulka.
New December 7, 2003
7013 - (ex WX553)
brazil/Brazil_7013_a_256.jpg
1000 pixels (New February 12, 2008)
Date and location unknown. Courtesy Francisco C. Netto via Wayne Mutza
7013 - (ex WX553)
brazil/Brazil_7013_b_256.jpg
1000 pixels (New February 12, 2008)
Date and location unknown. Courtesy Francisco C. Netto via Wayne Mutza
7013 - (ex WX553)
7013_Brazil_256.jpg
1000 pixels
Photographed by Reinhard at Buenos Aires on Oct. 16, 1968. Courtesy Norm Taylor Archives.
New November 23, 2004
Send any comments to: Baldur@verslo.is

Back to the index