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Photo ID: 2256785
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Convair QF-106A Delta Dart (8)
Marietta - Dobbins ARB (Atlanta NAS) (MGE / KMGE)
USA - Georgia, August 4, 1995
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59-0090 (cn 8-24-219) The double "boom"of their hard-start afterburners echoes for miles behind them as a pair of Darts hurl down RWY 11 for a formation take off. The single seater once belonged to the 87th Fighter Interceptor Sqn, Red Bulls, K.I. Sawyer, MI, while the two-seater served with the 49th FIS Green Eagles at Griffiss AFB, NY. Both were now equipped for the aerial target (drone) mission, and were on their way back to Tyndall AFB, FL after a 3-day hurricane evac. stay at Dobbins.
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Photo ID: 2458746
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USA - Air Force
Lockheed C-5A Galaxy (L-500)
Marietta - Dobbins ARB (Atlanta NAS) (MGE / KMGE)
USA - Georgia, August 1984
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70-0464 (cn 500-0078) Its GE TF-39 turbofans scream at crescendo as this Galaxy climbs over US Hwy. 41 after a Runway 11 take off. This was very likely one of the A-models brought to Marietta at that time (it carries 436th Military Airlift Wing (Dover, DE) markings on the tail) for the re-wing program; as I recall, it did a lot of "closed traffic" work in the pattern that afternoon. I always thought the original color scheme was much better at truly conveying the huge scale of the C-5 than the current overall Proud AMC Gray.
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Photo ID: 2451821
Views: 3283
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USA - Navy
Grumman F-14A Tomcat (G-303)
Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International (BHM / KBHM)
USA - Alabama, September 1987
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162702 / AJ-201 (cn 548) A swashbuckling navy fighter with an unaccustomed "Constable landscape" pastoral background! The tree-covered hills around Birmingham airport do provide scenic surroundings as preparations are underway for the departure of this nearly new VF-84 Jolly Rogers Block 140 Tomcat at the end of the 1987 air show. It displays the typical delivery scheme of overall Gloss Gull Gray with colorful markings for this block of aircraft.
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Photo ID: 2258939
Views: 3261
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USA - Navy
Grumman A-6E Intruder (G-128)
Marietta - Dobbins ARB (Atlanta NAS) (MGE / KMGE)
USA - Georgia, January 23, 1997
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164384 / AA-505 (cn I-724) One of only 7 aircraft left in service with Attack Sqn. 75 Sunday Punchers, Oceana, VA, this was the penultimate A-6 delivered a mere 5 years before, and it was now on its way to the boneyard! The Punchers were the first operational A-6 unit, taking it directly into Vietnam combat in 1965; by March '97, the unit was one of the last two to stand down. The Intruder was fading away... NAS Atlanta t-line.
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Photo ID: 2470269
Views: 2897
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Boeing B-52G Stratofortress
Rome - Griffiss Airpark (AFB) (RME / KRME)
USA - New York, September 17, 1986
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59-2567 (cn 464330) Aluminum Overcast... The sun shines brightly on the weathered flanks of this BUFF as it passes low overhead on take off. Like many other 416th BW B-52s I saw that year, this one's surface is a patchwork of the old SIOP camouflage and dark replacement parts painted in the new "strategic scheme". The "shouldered" look to the forward wingroot is the so-called strake; a structural modification (and visible to satellites) indicative of the cruise missile mod. The 416th was the first USAF unit so-equipped.
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Photo ID: 2258938
Views: 2890
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USA - Marines
McDonnell Douglas A-4M Skyhawk II
Marietta - Dobbins ARB (Atlanta NAS) (MGE / KMGE)
USA - Georgia, July 30, 1991
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160024 / QG-06 (cn 14526) The Marine Air Reserve once boasted several attack squadrons, among them VMA-131 Diamondbacks from NAS Willow Grove, PA. This low-viz Scooter carries the diamond stripe that was not often seen on this scheme. A few years later (c.1994), the unit phased out the A-4M and stood down, a fate shared by most sister units.
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Photo ID: 2463625
Views: 2715
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Grumman F-14A Tomcat (G-303)
Marietta - Dobbins ARB (Atlanta NAS) (MGE / KMGE)
USA - Georgia, July 1986
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159856 / NH-107 Another variation on the overall Gloss Gull Gray theme on Tomcats, this one carries color sqn. markings and national insignia (though very small). Assigned to Fighting 114 Aardvarks, it rests in the sun on the VA-205 ramp on a quiet Sunday afternoon. The red cover for the Television Camera Unit under the nose is a rarely seen detail.
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Photo ID: 2495342
Views: 2333
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USA - Navy
McDonnell Douglas TA-4J Skyhawk
Marietta - Dobbins ARB (Atlanta NAS) (MGE / KMGE)
USA - Georgia, September 8, 1991
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155080 / UX-00 (cn 13896) Double Nuts!! The CAG bird for VFC-13 Saints, NAS Miramar, CA, features a "00" side number rendered as "double nuts" (a sort of Navy slang expression for "double zero", another is "triple sticks" for "111"). This Scooter otherwise carries the standard Saints version of the Tactical Paint Scheme and low-viz markings. NAS Atlanta main ramp.
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Photo ID: 2267153
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McDonnell Douglas TA-4J Skyhawk
Marietta - Dobbins ARB (Atlanta NAS) (MGE / KMGE)
USA - Georgia, September 30, 1994
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158146 / A-722 (cn 14183) While somewhat dirty, this Scooter nevertheless looks sharp in its International Orange/Insignia White training colors. Visiting the NAS Atlanta t-line from NAS Meridian, MS where it is assigned to VT-7 Tigers, this TA-4 seems to be buttoned up for an overnight stay. However, the small door hanging open near the wing leading edge normally covers the receptacle for the NC-8A power cart plug.
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Photo ID: 2257603
Views: 2220
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USA - Navy
Grumman A-6E Intruder (G-128)
Marietta - Dobbins ARB (Atlanta NAS) (MGE / KMGE)
USA - Georgia, February 7, 1997
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161662 / AA-502 (cn I-639) The tail-end of the Intruder, figuratively and literally. This was one of the last few flying with what was both the first and last (one of 2) operational A-6 sqn, VA-75 Sunday Punchers. This tail shot reveals a gallery of AirPac A-6 markings: VA-52 Knight Riders,VA-95 Green Lizards,VA-115 Arabs/Eagles,VA-128 Golden Intruders,VA-145 Swordsmen,VA-155 Silver Foxes,VA-165 Boomers,VA-185 Nighthawks,VA-196 Main Battery-- Atlantic sqns on other side? Probably the last A-6 visit to NAS Atlanta...
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Photo ID: 2460478
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USA - Air Force
General Dynamics FB-111A Aardvark
Rome - Griffiss Airpark (AFB) (RME / KRME)
USA - New York, June 26, 1987
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68-0265 (cn B1-37) SAC "heavy" metal! The day before the 1987 Griffiss AFB air show was a lot of fun with arriving display aircraft and their impromptu performances. However, this dark, menacing FB-111 from Plattsburgh AFB (roughly 250 mi. from Griffiss on Lake Champlain) did not attend the show, but nevertheless entertained with a long series of low approaches and very noisy go-arounds beneath an overcast sky. The 380th Bombardment Wing insignia may be discerned below the cockpit (a sword presented vertically downward and a cloud on either side).
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Photo ID: 2257007
Views: 2012
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McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet
Marietta - Dobbins ARB (Atlanta NAS) (MGE / KMGE)
USA - Georgia, November 16, 1994
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162430 / MB-12 (cn 0272/A218) The vacant former Green Falcons flight line and a beautiful afternoon provide excellent conditions as this lone Flying Gators Hornet poses for its portrait. This was the first F/A-18 I saw from VMFA-142 (recently converted from A-4Ms) at Cecil Field, and it was clearly recently repainted; its finish is immaculate! I then little knew in less than three years, the Gators would be moving to NAS Atlanta...
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Photo ID: 2267154
Views: 1967
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McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C Hornet
Marietta - Dobbins ARB (Atlanta NAS) (MGE / KMGE)
USA - Georgia, November 24, 1996
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164676 / NK-410 (cn 1106/C292) Seeing a Hornet parked on the NAS Atlanta main flight line was always good; seeing 4 was outstanding! Here we have a mix of units and models in this early Sunday morning portrait: 2 "C" models from VFA-25 Fist of the Fleet, NAS Lemoore, CA, an "A" model from VFA-204 River Rattlers, NAS New Orleans, LA, and lastly, a "D" model (marked "Marines") assigned to VFA-125 Rough Raiders, also from Lemoore. The landmark NAS Atlanta Hangar 1 looks on in the background.
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Photo ID: 2462153
Views: 1918
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Grumman F-14A Tomcat (G-303)
Marietta - Dobbins ARB (Atlanta NAS) (MGE / KMGE)
USA - Georgia, March 1987
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161871 / AE-103 A sharp Tomcat glides in over US Hwy 41 on its way to a Rwy 29 landing. The late afternoon sunlight reveals a clean overall Gloss Gull Gray finish, and one of numerous marking variations on this scheme that persisted throughout the 1980s. In this case, colorful squadron markings and trim, but dark gray numbers and nat. insignia. The unit was VF-11 Red Rippers, Oceana, VA (weekend "det." with Georgia ANG Eagles).
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Photo ID: 2474764
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Lockheed SR-71A Blackbird
Marietta - Dobbins ARB (Atlanta NAS) (MGE / KMGE)
USA - Georgia, March 23, 1990
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61-7958 (cn 2009) The king is dead... The small Blackbird fleet of the 9th Strategic Recon. Wg. at Beale AFB, CA, was phased out of the USAF at the beginning of 1990. By special arrangement through Lockheed Georgia Public Affairs, the plane going to the Robins AFB museum diverted for some low passes at Dobbins on the way on this unfortunately overcast day (it is star of the collection to this day). Yeah, I know 2 Habu's were reactivated in 1995-8 but they didn't quite become operational before they were cut (again!!).
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