Vought F6U Pirate

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Vought F6U-1 Pirate in flight.

The Vought F6U Pirate is a US navalized fighter aircraft that served in the U.S. Navy. It was one of the first military single-turbojet aircraft of the post World War II. Its maiden flight was in October 1946. Only 65 examples were built, and uses between 1947 and 1950.