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ID 60169 Views: 22
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USA - Air Force
Boeing KC-135 E Stratotanker
Columbus - Rickenbacker International (Lockbourne AFB / ANGB) (LCK/KLCK)
USA - Ohio, - -, 1991
E. Jones
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58-0117 (cn 17862) Here’s a scanned copy from way, way back. Preflight just before departing Rickenbacker ANG Base for a refueling mission. I had the privilege of riding along with a crew from the 121st Air Refueling Wing at Rickenbacker ANG Base in Columbus during the flight. See photo ID 4653 for photos of a McDonnell Douglas F-4E Phantom II, 68-0432, during the flight.

ID 60143 Views: 36
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North American F-86D Sabre
Off Airport (Pittsburgh)
USA - Pennsylvania, September 5, 2020
Geoff Cook
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53-0665 (cn 201-109) A North American F-86D 53-0665 outside VFW Post 4177 Imperial PA, about 5 miles south of Pittsburgh Airport.

ID 59835 Views: 78
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USA - Air Force
Boeing KC-135 T Stratotanker
Toledo Express Airport (TOL/KTOL)
USA - Ohio, January 29, 2020
E. Jones
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58-0088 (cn 17833)

ID 59834 Views: 76
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USA - Air Force
Boeing KC-135 T Stratotanker
Toledo Express Airport (TOL/KTOL)
USA - Ohio, January 29, 2020
E. Jones
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58-0088 (cn 17833) A USAF KC135T of the 127th Air Refueling Group, Selfridge ANGB, MI during one of many touch & goes on RWY 7.

ID 59149 Views: 554
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USA - Air Force
Boeing KC-135 T Stratotanker
Altitude (Contrail)
USA, March 8, 2019
Corey Betke
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58-0112 / 87-0035 (cn 17857) 171st ARW Pittsburgh ANG | 9th AS "Proud Pelicans" Dover AFB

ID 59135 Views: 151
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Private
LeVier Cosmic Wind Mk II
Duxford - Imperial War Museum (QFO/EGSU)
United Kingdom, October 14, 2012
E. Jones
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G-ARUL / 5 (cn PFA/1511) I snapped this shot at the Duxford Imperial War Museum Autumn Air Show on 14 Oct 2012 but had no idea of the Levier Cosmic Wind Mk II’s history. Much to my surprise, it dates all the way back to the 1949 National Air Races in Cleveland, OH. “Ballerina” was the third of the original three Cosmic Wind built by Lockheed engineers in 1947, and was originally registered as N22C, c/n 103. It was one of only six of its’ type. It was involved in a crash in the UK during a race in 1966 but was rebuilt and was re-registered with the new c/n of PFA/1511. Unfortunately, I didn’t catch any shots in the sky.

ID 59134 Views: 115
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Private
LeVier Cosmic Wind Mk II
Duxford - Duxford General Airport (QFO/EGSU)
United Kingdom, October 14, 2012
E. Jones
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G-ARUL / 5 (cn PFA/1511) A new and exceptionally rare aircraft and manufacturer for the database. I snapped this shot at the Duxford Imperial War Museum Autumn Air Show on 14 Oct 2012 but had no idea of the Levier Cosmic Wind Mk II’s history. Much to my surprise, it dates all the way back to the 1949 National Air Races in Cleveland, OH. “Ballerina” was the third of the original three Cosmic Wind built by Lockheed engineers in 1947, and was originally registered as N22C, c/n 103. It was one of only six of its’ type. It was involved in a crash in the UK during a race in 1966 but was rebuilt and was re-registered with the new c/n of PFA/1511. Unfortunately, I didn’t catch any shots in the sky.

ID 58890 Views: 283
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USA - Air Force
Boeing KC-97G Stratofreighter
Off Airport (Cleveland)
USA - Ohio, October 24, 2018
Joe Schwab
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N97GX / 52-2604 (cn 16635)

ID 58889 Views: 294
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USA - Air Force
Boeing KC-97G Stratofreighter
Off Airport (Cleveland)
USA - Ohio, October 24, 2018
Joe Schwab
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N97GX / 52-2604 (cn 16635)

ID 58857 Views: 308
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USA - Air Force
Boeing XC-97
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, September 28, 2018
wrench 4fred
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52-2604 / N97GX (cn 16635)

ID 58856 Views: 405
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USA - Air Force
Boeing XC-97
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, September 28, 2018
wrench 4fred
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52-2604 / N97GX (cn 16635) It is now lit up at night!

ID 58837 Views: 649
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USA - Air Force
Boeing KC-97G Stratofreighter
Off airport (Cleveland) ()
USA-Ohio, September 15, 2018
Joe Schwab
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52-2604 (cn 16635) Parked outside the I-X Center where it will be converted to a restaurant/bar.

ID 58765 Views: 325
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USA - Air Force
Boeing KC-97G Stratofreighter
Off Airport (Cleveland)
USA - Ohio, August 9, 2018
DJR107
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52-2604 (cn 16635) Parked in the back lot of the IX Center where it is undergoing restoration.

ID 58493 Views: 274
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USA - Air Force
Boeing KC-135 T Stratotanker
Altitude (Contrail)
USA, May 24, 2018
Corey Betke
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59-1504 / 85-0002 (cn 17992) A KC-135T refuels a C-5M 30 miles west of my home over Norwalk. STEEL62 | 171st ARW | Pittsburgh / HAGAR71 | 9th AS | Dover AFB

ID 58324 Views: 204
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Poland - Air Force
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29A Fulcrum
Leeuwarden - Leeuwarden Air Base (LWR/EHLW)
Netherlands, April 17, 2018
Erik Frikke
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59 (cn 2960532359/4302) ex Czech AF 5918

ID 58323 Views: 193
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Poland - Air Force
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29A Fulcrum
Leeuwarden - Leeuwarden Air Base (LWR/EHLW)
Netherlands, April 17, 2018
Erik Frikke
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59 (cn 2960532359/4302) ex Czech AF 5918

ID 58322 Views: 351
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Poland - Air Force
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29A Fulcrum
Leeuwarden - Leeuwarden Air Base (LWR/EHLW)
Netherlands, April 17, 2018
Erik Frikke
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59 (cn 2960532359/4302) ex Czech AF 5918

ID 58321 Views: 210
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Poland - Air Force
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29A Fulcrum
Leeuwarden - Leeuwarden Air Base (LWR/EHLW)
Netherlands, April 17, 2018
Erik Frikke
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59 (cn 2960532359/4302) ex Czech AF 5918

ID 58320 Views: 211
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Poland - Air Force
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29A Fulcrum
Leeuwarden - Leeuwarden Air Base (LWR/EHLW)
Netherlands, April 17, 2018
Erik Frikke
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59 (cn 2960532359/4302) ex Czech AF 5918

ID 58175 Views: 281
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Private
North American F-86F Sabre
Yuma - Yuma International Airport/MCAS Yuma (YUM/KYUM)
USA - Arizona, March 17, 2018
Erik Frikke
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N186AM / 51-2834 (cn 191-708) Painted as the Korean War Ace Capt. Clifford D. Jolley aircraft, but its real USAF serial is 52-5012. Seen here as the Heritage Flight together with F-22 06-4108. Owned by Planes of Fame Air Museum.

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