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Lockheed P-3 Orion

@Moffett Federal Airfield, Moffett Field, CA

May 2015

This veteran Orion stands guard wearing the colors of Patrol Squadron VP-91 ‘Black Cats’ that operated out of Moffett Field from 1970 to their deactivation in 1999.  47 more words

Consolidated B-24J Liberator

@Moffett Federal Airfield, Mountain View, CA

May 2015

Moffett Field is a regular stopover for the Collings Foundation’s annual “Wings of Freedom” tour with their B-17, B-24, B-25 and TP-51 warbirds.  66 more words

Consolidated B-24J Liberator

@Moffett Federal Airfield, Mountain View, CA

May 2015

Waist gunner positions were often the most deadly crew positions, no armor plating and only a thin sheet of aluminum to annoy the incoming bullets.  90 more words

Consolidated B-24J Liberator

@Moffett Federal Airfield, Mountain View, CA

May 2015

Moffett Field is a regular stopover for the Collings Foundation’s annual “Wings of Freedom” tour with their B-17, B-24, B-25 and TP-51 warbirds.  72 more words

Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress

@ Moffett Federal Airfield, Moffett Field, CA

May 2015

Moffett Field is a regular stopover for the Collings Foundation’s annual “Wings of Freedom” tour with their B-17, B-24, B-25 and TP-51 warbirds.  86 more words

North American TP-51C Mustang

@Moffett Federal Airfield, Moffett Field, CA

May 2015

The Collings Foundation has the world’s only dual control P-51C Mustang, and Moffett Field is a regular stop on their annual U.S. 58 more words

Rear Admiral William A. Moffett's Legacy

82 years ago today, the greatest  loss of life in an airship disaster occurred when the USS Akron crashed off the coast of New Jersey, April 4th 1933. 659 more words

Dirigibles