|Quoting Bruce (Reply 1):|
The number on the tail is "33115" and the air force omits the first digit, so that means it is _3-3115 and you simply plug that into an online database using "0" in the blank space, and it comes up as a c-17A of the 183rd AS. MS ANG, construction # P115.
|Quoting WhyWhyZed (Reply 2):|
John, you might want to sharpen it a bit more before uploading. Right now, it looks soft.
|Quoting Olympus69 (Reply 4):
I will, but I'm always afraid of over-sharpening. My nearly 80 year old eyes just aren't good enough to detect slight over or under sharpness factors.
|Quoting Olympus69 (Reply 4):|
How do you know what the first digit is?
|Quoting Ptrjong (Reply 6):|
Either trial and error or use this very nice search tool for Joe Baugher's database:
|Quoting WhyWhyZed (Reply 5):|
Your continuous effort and enthusiasm definitely does deserve some credit, however. Most people 1/3 your age don't even have the Patience for this site! You have alot to show and be proud of, keep it up!
|Quoting JumboJim747 (Reply 8):|
John Thats a cracking shot mate.
I would be inclined to center it a bit lower in the frame also.