This is the Boeing B-17G "Fuddy Duddy"
(N9563Z). It toured the Southern California Region in April of 2005.
This is the Boeing B-17G "Nine 'O Nine"
(NL93012). It is part of the Collings Foundation. This is also kind of
a "self portrait". That is me in the prop spinner wearing the black hat.
B-25 "Executive Sweet" (N30801) on top.
The two below that are the B-25 "Heavenly Body" (N9185H).
The right side main gear on the C-46
Commando "China Doll" (N53594).
The tail features on this US Navy F-18
were unusual enough to catch my attention. The second shot is one of my
most popular. This F-18 is part of the US Navy Air Test and Evaluation
Squadron Three Zero "Bloodhounds", VX-30 based at Point Mugu NAS.
US Navy P-3 Orion, part of the US Navy
Air Test and Evaluation Squadron Three Zero "Bloodhounds", VX-30, based
at Point Mugu NAS. Taken at the Point Mugu air show in September of
Close up of the cockpit of a Stearman
PT-17 "Old Dog" (N55721).
These are close ups of one of the many
North American T-28 Trojans that were at the Camarillo Air Show in
2005. This is a T-28C model, bureau number 140514.
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