Well, I might just do that. But before I start something like that, I'm going to wait a while to see if we get an actual -3R, which I believe had a different arrangement of glass and sheet metal in the rear cockpit, where the turret used to be.
But if we get a -3R, the paint job it comes with might be enough.
Despite my great interest in the Golden Age, and my current commitment to do the skins for the modified early model PBY, I'm presently more involved with the Classic Era, since my ongoing project is to recreate "Flight Simulator 1954 - A Half-Century of Flight" on my current confuter. I still have months of work on that before I do any more expansion on my recreated Golden Wings. In either sim, US Navy aircraft are high on my favorites list.
There is, however, one major...