DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY
BUREAU OF NAVAL WEAPONS
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20360

BUWEPS 13100
RA-141
25 Jun 1964

BUWEPS NOTICE 13100

From: Chief, Bureau of Naval Weapons

To: Distribution List

Subj: Model RF-8G Aircraft; establishment of model designation

Ref: (a) BUWEPSINST 13100.7 dated 18 Sep 1962 (Change No. 1 dated 15 Jan 1964), Subj: Designating, Redesignating and Naming Military Aircraft

1. Purpose. This Notice promulgates the model designation of the RF-8G aircraft.

2. Model Designation Establishment. The model designation RF-8G has been approved for Model RF-8A Aircraft modernized for increased service life and reconnaissance capability. Modifications over the RF-8A include ventral fins, wing hard points, doppler radar, infra-red scanner and external stores capability.

3. Action. Effective immediately, all addressees concerned with Model RF-8G Aircraft shall identify these aircraft in accordance with the subject model designation. This designation shall apply to all correspondence, aircraft service changes, specifications, records, publications and other official business.

4. Cancellation. This Notice is cancelled upon receipt of the next revision of DOD Model Designation of Military Aircraft Book, prepared in accordance with reference (a), or for record purposes on 1 January 1965.

/S/
I.K. BLOUGH
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