I would like to share this indispensable file with anyone interested in doing accurate Navy and Marines markings on U.S. aircraft, real or whiffed:
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
STANDARD PRACTICEPAINT SCHEMES AND EXTERIOR MARKINGS
FOR US NAVY AND MARINE CORPS AIRCRAFT
1 May 1993
You'll find everything you need to know, three-view profiles of every aircraft type and possible marking, including NATO compliance and even some foreign stuff...
I add three captures as a teaser...
Here is the link:http://stargazer2006.online.fr/bonus/usn-usmc-markings.pdf
(file is 18 Mb so bear with my server...