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McDonnell Douglas Phantom FGR2, Royal Air Force, Wildenrath

Phantom FGR2 landing at Wildenrath in the 80’s.

McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle, US Air Force, Soesterberg

McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle from Bitburg visiting Soesterberg in the 80’s.

Lockheed C-130E Hercules, Força Aerea Brasileira, Nellis

Lockheed C-130E Hercules from the Força Aerea Brasileira. This aircraft was converted into C-130H before it unfortunately crashed in September 2001. It’s seen here at Nellis AFB in…

Lockheed P-3C Orion, Marine Luchtvaart Dienst, Soesterberg

Lockheed P-3C from the Dutch Naval Aviation Service (Marine Luchtvaart Dienst) during a touch and go at Soesterberg in the 80’s.

General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon, KLu, Volkel

Dutch F-16A operated by 311 Squadron landing at Volkel in the 80’s. This particular aircraft is now flying in Chile as 727.

McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle, US Air Force, Gilze Rijen

During the Tactical Air Meet in 1984 at Gilze Rijen there missions flown on Saturdays, which drew quite a bit of attention. Here’s an F-15C Eagle from Bitburg…

Lockheed PV-2D Harpoon, Chandler Memorial

Lockheed PV-2D Harpoon modified for aerial firefighting, seen here at Chandler Memorial in Arizona in April 1997. Before this life it flew with the US Navy as 37444.

McDonnell Douglas F-4E Phantom II, US Air Force, Soesterberg

Spangdahlem F-4E Phantom II visiting Soesterberg AB in the 80’s, on its way to the runway using the beautiful taxitrack along the fence.

SEPECAT Jaguar A, Armee de l’Air, Gilze Rijen

French Armee de l’Air Jaguar A landing at Gilze Rijen AB during the Tactical Air Meet in 1984.

McDonnell Douglas YC-15, US Air Force, Davis-Monthan

The McDonnell Douglas YC-15 is a prototype four-engine short take-off and landing (STOL) tactical transport. It was never taken in production, but was a predecessor to the C-17…