DLX737200 From United States of America, joined May 2001, 1966 posts, RR: 19 Posted (9 years 8 months 1 week 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 3873 times:
Hi everyone. I'm trying to upload this photo but I'm not sure what reg it is? The number on the tail reads 40566 but I don't think that's it. I'm not real good with uploading military aircraft. Here's the photo:
EMBQA From United States of America, joined Oct 2003, 9364 posts, RR: 11
Reply 3, posted (9 years 8 months 1 week 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 3796 times:
Just an FYI, but you may already know. Military aircraft use a registration number, or bureau number that includes the year the aircraft was ordered and a sequence number to the number ordered. Like your C-130....
64-0566. It was ordered in 1964, and was the 566 aircraft in that order sequence. Maybe someone with a better knowledge base can give a more definitive answer, but that is pretty close.
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