Aviation Photo #1587871 Lockheed P-38L Lightning - Red Bull (The Flying Bulls)

[ Medium Large ]
1,211 of 2,343
Sponsor Message
Sponsor Message
Originally built as photoreconnaissance Lockheed F-5G-6-LO Lightning serial 44-53254. In civil service flew in the postwar Bendix Tropy Races nicknamed "Sky Ranger" and later was very populary known as "White Lightnin" of Marvin "Lefty" Gardner from Austin, Texas. On 25 June 2001 crash landed after engine failure near Greenwood, Mississippi. Acquired to Flying Bulls at Salzburg, Austria, restored to flying condition again by Ezell Aviation in Breckenridge, Texas. First flown in June 2008 and later shipped to her new owner in Europe.
  • Add To Album
  • Like (8)
  • Photog's Choice
  • Cross-Data
    Jiri Zedka
    Red Bull (The Flying Bulls)
    Lockheed P-38L Lightning
    Lockheed P-38/F-5 Lightning
    Lockheed P-38/F-5 Lightning
    Lockheed
    422-8509
    N25Y
    Kleine Brogel
    Belgium
    September 18, 2009
  • Correction
[ Medium Large ]
Distinct Views: 3,669
Photo Added: October 02, 2009

Explore Other Great Photos