Gate guards, museum planes, etc.|
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|XK526 stands as a reminder of Honington's past, when the Buccaneer OCU was stationed here. She looks more like a plastic mockup than a real aircraft though, with high gloss paintscheme and a black-painted canopy. ||09/19/2007||350|
|The Ilyushin Il-14 (NATO reporting name Crate) was a Soviet twin-engine commercial and military personnel and cargo transport aircraft that first flew in 1950 and entered service in 1954. Il-14 was also manufactured in East Germany by VVB Flugzeugbau, in Czechoslovakia as the Avia 14, and in China under the Chinese designation Y-6.||09/18/2007||715|
|The Blackburn Buccaneer was a British attack aircraft serving with the Royal Navy and the Royal Air Force. It was widely regarded as one of the finest low-level strike aircraft of its day.|
The aircraft is is good condition and carries a dummy laser designator and ECM pod on the wings. the engine intakes and exhausts are blocked by plexiglass that has frosted a little making it ha...
|The English Electric Lightning (later the BAC Lightning) was a supersonic fighter aircraft of the Cold War era, particularly remembered for its great speed and natural metal exterior. It was the only all-British Mach 2 fighter aircraft. Greatly renowned for its capabilities as an interceptor, RAF pilots described it as "being saddled to a skyrocket".|
The Lightning was used throug...
|Old planes left over from the Vietnam war sitting next to the Ho Chi Minh City international airport.||09/17/2007||1,544|
|XM606 Vulcan B2 - On display at Barksdale AFB, United States.||09/16/2007||693|
| Another Vulcan currently in good exterior condition is XM607, the gate guardian at RAF Waddington. A Black Buck veteran, XM607 has been well looked-after by the RAF and over the years has acted as a spares ship for more lively Vulcans. The undercarriage bays are sealed with wooden planks and the cockpit entrance hatch was seized shut for many years so the cockpit was very complete until fairly...||09/15/2007||4,550|
|Vomit Comet is a nickname for any airplane that briefly provides a nearly weightless environment in which to train astronauts, conduct research, and film motion pictures. Versions of such airplanes have in the past been operated by NASA's Reduced Gravity Research Program since 1973, where the nickname originated. NASA prefers the nickname Weightless Wonder for public relations reasons. |
|C-FTID (cn 384)|
This aircraft has been wasting away outside for years at Montreal St. Hubert. Former testbed for Pratt & Whitney Canada. Painted with fake reg N6225C.
|Avro Vulcan, ID XJ823, parked at Solway Aviation Museum, England.||09/14/2007||4,786|
|Super Guppy at Airbus Site in Hamburg, Germany.||09/12/2007||654|
|HA-MHU - Antonov An-2 1G155-12 ||08/09/2007||751|
|HA-MDQ - Antonov An-2 1G185-45 ||08/09/2007||504|
|HA-MDK - Antonov An-2 1G185-42||08/09/2007||496|
|Story about this DC-3: |
|8 different planes displayed at the Tinker AFB aircraft display..||06/12/2007||795|
|This is one of the latest original Catalinas that was flying in the wolrd. Now is waintig for somebody to restaurate it.||06/11/2007||537|
|Here's a replica of the "Fat Man" bomb dropped on Nagasaki, Japan. At Eglin AFB.||06/10/2007||777|
|There are some interesting aircrafts exhibited inside Bogota city, but outside any airport, here are listed and explained.||06/10/2007||497|
|A old Antonov 2 on a petrol Station in Leverkusen Alkenrath||06/10/2007||336|
|The McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II is a two-seat supersonic long-range all-weather fighter-bomber originally developed for the U.S. Navy by McDonnell Douglas. The Phantom was used by the U.S. military from 1960 to 1996, and was the primary air superiority fighter and a workhorse fighter-bomber for the US Air Force, Navy and Marines during the Vietnam war. As of 2001 over 1,000 F-4s were in se...||06/08/2007||522|
|The Fairchild C-119 "Flying Boxcar" was a U.S. military transport aircraft developed from the World War II Fairchild C-82 Packet, designed to carry cargo, personnel, litter patients, and mechanized equipment, and to drop cargo and troops by parachute. The first C-119 made its initial flight in November 1947, and by the time production ceased in 1955, more than 1,100 C-119s had been built. Its c...||06/08/2007||422|
|Concorde at Filton is a temporary home for Concorde 216. Local organisations and companies are supporting the creation of a major aviation heritage centre, where Concorde 216 will be under cover as the centre-piece of displays and exhibits that detail the story of the regionís long-standing role in the world of aerospace. |
British Airways has loaned Concorde 216 to Airbus UK, who...
|Found these aircraft in Kiev..is it a museum or something?||05/28/2007||2,328|
|T-159 (cn 4043)|
Ex Deutsche Lufthansa Kurt Wolfe. Preserved in the museum of Argentina Air force, Buenos Aires.