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Nebraska Scavenger Hunt

Last week my wife was up at a conference in Lincoln, Nebraska. Having the afternoon off I decided to see if I could find any old aircraft worth visiting in the area, given that we knew we’d be visiting the Strategic Air and Space Museum the following day. 776 more words


F-86 Sabre - Duxford

Taken at Duxford a few years back, the weather was not co-operating, but the aircraft belted across.


F-86 And MiG-15 Dogfight!

Last night at the Palm Springs Air Museum, the dedication and unveiling of the newly restored F-86 Sabre Jet by Museum Director Fred Bell… 90 more words

North American F-86F Sabre

@ Chino Airport, Chino, CA

May 2013

This Sabre is part of the fine collection at the Planes of Fame Museum.  The F model had many improvements including flat armored windscreen, increased drop tank capacity, a new gunsight, revised flight control systems, increased wing area, provision for nuclear ordnance, and improved fighter-bomber capabilities.  41 more words

Spitfire And A FujiFilm XT-1 Camera...

Some scenes yesterday at the Palm Springs Air Museum doing some photography and a video with a FujiFilm XT-1 camera. FujiFilm has loaned me their new system for a week so I can check it out! 40 more words

Nellis Open House 2014: Heritage Flight – a video report

The 2014 Nellis Air Force Base Open House celebrates the 21st century Air Force and its accomplishments in air, space and cyberspace. Watch as an F-22 Raptor and F-86 Sabers take to the sky to demonstrate their incredible aerial capabilities – video courtesy of the U.S. 66 more words

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