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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 (15 years 7 months 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 2446 times:

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 (15 years 7 months 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 2439 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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