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US a/c RA-5C
Vigilante
1
page
I photograhed a total of five RA-5Cs preserved at various museums in the US. Some sharp photos of the upper surface details and the wing fold mechanism are included.
KA/EKA-3B
Skywarrior
2
pages
I took walkaround photos of the KA-3B (Oakland Museum) and the EKA-3B (USS.Midway Museum, San Diego) in California. I photographed the wing-fold mechanism and the interior side of the bomb bay of the KA-3B displayed at the Oakland museum.
EA-3B
Skywarrior
1
page
I took walkaround photos of the EA-3B displayed at National Vigilance Park in Maryland.
NTA-3B
Skywarrior
1
page
I photographed the NTA-3B at Pacific Aviation Museum at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The aircraft was once used by Raytheon with the civil registration "N877RS" before it was transferred to the museum. The aircraft still retains its NAVY/Raytheon markings.
F-106A/B
Delta Dart
2
pages
I photographed a total of four F/QF-106A/B at various museums in the US. Some photos of the F-106A weapons bay details are included.
F-14
Tomcat
2
pages
I was able to photograph the upper surface details of the F-14B/D at museums in Lexington(KY) and Hickory(NC) with their kind support. This section includes some photos of them only because the upper surface details are not so widely introduced by the walk-around publications/web sites.
RC-135V/W
Rivet Joint
2
pages
I attended the 2011 IPMS/USA National Convention at Omaha, NE, and I joined their photo tour to Offutt AFB. We were permitted to photograph their "Rivet Joint" a/c of RC-135V and RC-135W (one each). These two types externally looked exactly the same.
RB-47H 1
page
The RB-47H I photographed was displayed at the Air Force Museum in Dayton, OH. The RB-47Hs were frequently seen at Yokota Air Base in Tokyo during the 1960's.
F-5A
Freedam
Fighter
1
page
I photographed a total of three F-5As of the followings. (#1) Korean F-5A displayed at Osan airshow in 2012. (#2) Norwegian F-5A displayed at a museum in Torrance, CA. (#3) Greek F-5A displayed at the War Museum in Athens.
F-5E/F
Tiger II
1
page
A F-5E of the ROCAF(Taiwan) was displayed in very good condition at the Yanks Air Museum in Chino, CA. I photographed also an active F-5F of the Korean AF at Osan airshow in 2011.
F-5N
(Aggressors)
1
page
I photographed a total of three F-5Ns of VFC-13 displayed at Miramar/Memphis airshows in 2011. They all were once operated by the Swiss Air Force as F-5E.
Northrop
YF-23
1
page
I photographed the second prototype of the YF-23 at a museum in Torrance, CA. I covered upper surface details of the wings and fuselage together with the engine exhaust area. I uploaded these photos on my website simply because I recetly heard that Hobby Boss was going to release a 1/48 scale kit of the YF-23 soon.
Republic
RF-84K
2
pages
A total of 25 RF-84Fs were converted to "RF-84K" parasite fighter/recon aircraft in the early 1950s, and three out of the 25 RF-84Ks are still preserved/displayed at museums in the US. I photographed two of them at museums in Denver and in Chino in 2013.
RF-101C
Voodoo
1
page
I took walk-around photos of two RF-101Cs preserved at aviation museums in the US. Please refre to "F-101B" page at the same time which covers under-surface details of the fuselage and the wing.
F-101B
Voodoo
1
page
I took walk-around photos of a F-101B preserved at "Wings over the Rockies Aviation Museum" in Denver when I visited the museum as a member of IPMS's Museum Tour during the 2013 IPMS National.
F9F-8P
Cougar
1
page
I took walk-around photos of a F9F-8P "Photo-Cougar" preserved at "Yanks Air Museum" in Chino, California in 2011/13. It was preserved in VERY good conditions.
F-105D
Thunderchief
2
pages
I took walk-around photos of several F-105Ds displayed at aviation museums in the US. I did photograph good details on the upper surfaces of the wing.
F-102A
Delta Dagger
2
pages
I took walk-around photos of three F-102As preserved at aviation museums in the US. One of them was displayed with its weapons bays in open position, and I took photos of the bay area from various different angles.
F-100C
Super Sabre
1
page
I took walk-around photos of two F-100Cs preserved at aviation museums in the US.
F-100D/F
Super Sabre
1
page
I took walk-around photos of one ex-French AF F-100D displayed in France and one F-100F preserved in Germany.
F/QF-86H
Sabre
1
page
I took walk-around photos of one F-86H displayed at museum in Denver, Colorado and one QF-86H preserved in Chino, California.
Lockheed
A-12/SR-71
Blackbird
1
page
I took walk-around photos of three SR-71s and two A-12s displayed at aviation museums in the US during November 2012. It was difficult to capture clear surface details of the blackbirds, and I picked as better photos as possible for this page.
Lockheed
D-21
Drone
1
page
I took walk-around photos of two D-21B drones displayed at aviation museums in California in November 2012. Both of them were preserved and displayed in fairly good condition outdoors.
Boeing
E-737
AEW&C
1
page
I took walk-around photos of a Republic of Korea Air force's E-737 Airborne Early Warning & Control aircraft, which was displayed at Osan Airshow in South Korea in October 2012.
Vought
F7U-3M
Cutlass
1
page
I took walk-around photos of a F7U-3M Cutlass at Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola in August 2016.
McDonnell
F2H-3
Banshee
1
page
I took walk-around photos of a F2H-3 Banshee at Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola in August 2016.
McDonnell
F2H-2P
Photo-Banshee
1
page
I took walk-around photos of a F2H-2P Photo-Banshee at Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola in August 2016.
Douglas
F4D-1
Skyray
1
page
I took walk-around photos of a F4D-1 Skyray at Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola in August 2016.
N.American
FJ-4
Fury
1
page
I took walk-around photos of a FJ-4 Fury at Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola in August 2016.
N.American
FJ-3
Fury
1
page
I took walk-around photos of a FJ-3 Fury taken at Planes of Fame Air Museum in Chino, CA. in August 2013.
McDonnel
F3H-2M
Demon
1
page
I took walk-around photos of a F3H-2M Demon displayed at Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola in November 2011 and in August 2016.
Grumman
F11F-1
Tiger
1
page
I took walk-around photos of two F11F-1 Tiger aircraft at Yanks Air Museum(taken in 2013) and at Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola (taken in 2011). Both aircraft were displayed in VERY good condition.
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N.American
X-15A-2
1
page
I took walk-around photos of an X-15A-2 taken at USAF Museum in Dayton, OH in July 2016.
NEW Martin
EB-57B/E
Canberra
1
page
I took walk-around photos of a couple of EB-57 Canberras (a EB-57B and a EB-57E) at aviation museums in the US.
NEW Canadair
CT-133
Silver Star
1
page
I took walk-around photos of an ex-CAF CT-133 Silver Star which was displayed at Dobbins Airshow in 2010.
NEW Lockheed
RT-33A
1
page
I took walk-around photos of a RT-33A at Italian Air Force Museum in 2014. It carries high visibility paint scheme for target towing duties.
a/c types under construction *EF-111A, *T-2 Buckeye, *A-4L Skyhawk, *E-6 Mercury *TAV-8A,
British
a/c
Avro
Vulcan
2
pages
I photographed a total of three Vulcans displayed at museums in England and in the US, and also the only one flyable Vulcan displayed at 2014 Waddington airshow.
de Havilland
Vampire T.55
1
page
I photographed an ex-Swiss Vampire T.55, which was still airworthy, at Quonset Air Museum in RI in September 2010. Some photos of other Vampire T.11/55 trainers are also uploaded on this photo page.
Blackburn
Buccaneer S.2B
2
pages
I photographed a total of six Buccaneers in England in June/July 2014. My walk-around photos include cockpit, weapons bay, speed brake, upper surfaces of the wing/fuselage and wing-fold mechanism.
BAe Nimrod
MR.2 & R.1
2
pages
I photographed two Nimrod "MR.2"s and two "R.1"s in England in June/July 2014. My walk-around photos include weapons bay, upper surfaces of the wing and various antennas.
Handley Page
Victor K.2
1
page
I photographed a total of three Victors in England in June/July 2014. I had permission to step on the wing to photograph all surface details on the wing as well. Two of the three Victors were still in taxiable conditions at the time of my photography.
De Havilland
Sea Venom
FAW.21/22
1
page
I photographed two Sea Venoms in England and in Poland in June/July 2014. They were preserved in very good conditions at the time of my photography.
Hawker
Hunter
T.7, T.8M
1
page
I photographed a couple of "Two-Seat" Hunters in England in June-July 2014. One was a Sea Harrier radar trainer "Hunter T.8M" and the other one was a RAF's trainer "Hunter T.7".
BAC
TSR-2
1
page
A couple of TSR-2s are still preserved and displayed in England, even though the TSR2 programme was cancelled in 1965. I photographed both of them in June/July 2014.
de Havilland
Sea Vixen
FAW.2
1
page
I photographed a total of three Sea Vixen FAW.2s at aviation museums in England in June-July 2014. These walk-around photos cover almost all external surfaces (upper & lower, left & right) of the aircraft.
Hawker
Sea Hawk
FGA.6/FB.5
1
page
I photographed a total of three Sea Hawks (FGA.6 & FB.5) at aviation museums in England in June-July 2014. These walk-around photos cover almost all external surfaces (upper & lower, left & right) of the aircraft.
BAC
Jet Provost
1
page
I photographed a total of ten Jet Provost T.3/T.4/T.5 at aviation museums and airshows in England during June-July 2014. Many of them are still in airworthy or taxiable condition.
BAC
Lightning
2
page
I photographed a total of four single-seat Lightnings and one two-seat Lightning at aviation museums in England during June-July 2014. These walk-around photos cover almost all external surfaces (upper & lower, left & right) of the aircraft.
Sea Harrier
F/A.2
1
page
I photographed a Sea Harrier at Newark Air Museum in England in June 2014. The aircraft was in active service in Folkland during the conflict back in 1982 and the aircraft was still preserved as "F/A.2" in very good conditions.
Harrier
GR.3
1
page
I photographed a total of three Harrier GR.3s at aviation museums in England and in California during 2013-2014. These walk-around photos cover almost all external surfaces (upper & lower, left & right) of the aircraft.
BAE Systems
Hawk
CT-155/T.1
1
page
I photographed a Canadian Hawk CT-155 which was displayed at Smyrna airport(TN) in 2011. I also took walk-around photos of three RAF Hawk T.1(A)s displayed at Waddington & Fairford airshows in 2014.
BAE Systems
Avro
RJ70
1
page
I photographed an Avro RJ70(BAe146) of "QinetiQ" with ETPS(Empire Test Pilots' School) markings at Waddington airshow in July 2014.
a/c types under construction *Javelin
Russian Sukhoi
Su-7
Fitter
1
page
I took walk-around photos of ex-Polish Air Force Su-7BM & Su-7BKL at Polish Aviation Museum in Krakow in 2014.
a/c types under construction *Il-28, *MiG-29,
European
a/c
SAAB
Viggen
2
pages
I photographed a AJSF 37(Recon) and two JA 37s(Fighter) displayed at museums in England and Germany. Some photos of upper surface details are included.
Etendard
IVM
2
pages
I photographed two Etendard IVMs preserved at museums in France. Some photos of the wing fold mechanism and the upper surface details are included.
Alpha Jet
A & E
1
page
I photographed an active French Alpha Jet displayed at Dijon airshow in 2008. I also took walk around photos of a German Alpha Jet preserved at a museum in Germany. All upper surface details for the German a/c are covered.
SEPECAT
Jaguar
(Single-Seat)
1
page
During 2007-2014, I photographed a total of six "Single-Seat" Jaguars from RAF and French AF, which were displayed at aviation museums and airshow in England, in France and in Germany.
SEPECAT
Jaguar
(Two-Seat)
1
page
I photographed a couple of "Two-Seat" Jaguar trainers (one each from RAF and French AF) in 2008/2014, which were displayed at aviation museums in England and in France.
Fouga
CM.170
Magister
1
page
I photographed a couple of ex-French AF CM.170 Magister trainers which were displayed at aviation museums in France and in Poland.
PZL
TS-11
Iskra
1
page
I photographed several TS-11 Iskras at an aviation museum in Krakow, Poland in July 2014.
Aero
L-29
Delfin
1
page
I photographed an Aero L-29 Delfin, which was preserved at "Cold War Jets Collection" in Bruntingthorpe, England, in June 2014.
Aermacchi
MB-326
1
page
I photographed one ex-Italian AF MB-326 and one South African Impala Mk.1 at Aviation museums in Europe in 2014.
RECENT Dassault
Mirage 5
1
page
I photographed one ex-French AF Mirage 5F and one ex-Belgium AF Mirage 5BA at Aviation museums in France/Belgium in 2008.
a/c types under construction *HA-200/300, *SOKO G-4, *Tornade, *Mirage F1, *Mirage 3, *G-91R/T, *SAAB 105,
Canadian
a/c
a/c types under construction *CT-114 Tutor
Japanese Kawasaki
T-4
1
page
I took photos of three JASDF T-4s at airshows in Japan. I will add more photos when available.
a/c types under construction *Mitsubishi T-2/F-1, *Fuji T-1, *Kawasaki C-1,