|Quoting JohnJ (Thread starter):|
First, why would there be an aircraft on deck while in port? Doesn't the air wing normally fly off before coming into home port?
Second, although the image quality is poor due to the distance from which I was shooting, this doesn't look to match the markings of any F/A-18 squadron in CVW-14. In fact, it almost looks like a preserved aircraft with panels hanging open - are the engines even still intact?
Anyone have any idea the story behind this aircraft?
|Quoting legs (Reply 4):|
The fact that airframe on the deck has no engines fitted would seem to back that up.
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