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User currently offlineDLX737200 From United States of America, joined May 2001, 1911 posts, RR: 19
Posted (9 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 3504 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:

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v6...3/dlx737200/40566USAFSFB050705.jpg

Any help is appreciated. Thanks!

-Justin

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User currently offlineGkirk From UK - Scotland, joined Jun 2000, 24936 posts, RR: 56
Reply 1, posted (9 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 3465 times:

At a guess judging by other AFRC a/c, but could it be 84-0566?


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User currently offlineSATL382G From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (9 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 3449 times:

Per www.scramble.nl it's 64-0566.

Were I to guess, I would have said 64 or 74 since this bird has the remnants of the fulton recovery gear on the nose and only the earlier spec ops C-130s ever had fulton.

regards


User currently offlineEMBQA From United States of America, joined Oct 2003, 9364 posts, RR: 11
Reply 3, posted (9 years 2 months 2 weeks 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 3427 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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