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Why Does This A/c Have Both Military/civil Marks  
User currently offline9A-CRO From Croatia, joined Jun 2000, 1574 posts, RR: 8
Posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 1648 times:
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can anybody tell me why this Algerian Air Force
Hercules has military markings and nevertheless it has
civilian rego?

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User currently offlineSouthflite From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 1641 times:

A possible reason is that aircraft with civilian registrations have an easier time getting overflight clearance over foreign countries than those with military registrations.

Several countries have registered their Air Force aircraft, esp. the VIP & other transports, on their civilian registers for this reason.


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