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AF-2S/2W Hunter-Killer Team

Photo of AF Guardians in a hunter-killer antisubmarine warfare team.
Caption: An AF-2S and AF-2W Guardian of Antisubmarine Squadron (VS) 37 pictured in flight near San Diego, California, in the early 1950s. The two distinct versions of the airplane operated in tandem on antisubmarine warfare missions during their operational service, one featuring search radar and sonar equipment and the other carrying a host of weapons for attacking submarines.
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