NAVY DEPARTMENT
Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
WASHINGTON 25, D. C.

Op-510A-HCM
Serial 58P510
5 Dec 1945

AVIATION PLANNING DIRECTIVE 86-A-45

From: CNO

To: ComAirPac
      ComAirLant
      Chief, BuAer

Subj: XF2R-2. Aircraft Model Designation, establishment of.

1. The model designation XF2R-2 is hereby assigned to the experimental model fighter aircraft being designed and built by the Ryan Aeronautical Co.

2, The XF2R-2 is distinguished from the XF2R-1 by the substitution of a Westinghouse 24-C jet rear power plant for the G. E. I-I6, an increased fuel capacity, and redesigned wings. The forward power plant will be a G.E. TG-100 gas turbine.

/S/
V.H. SCHAEFFER
By Direction