Korea, Vietnam and beyond

Here are some photos I have taken of the military planes that made their mark in the Cold War era.


American airpower

Here are some photos I have taken of US military planes that made their mark...
A-1 Skyraider (multiple)

A-1 Skyraider (multiple)

Some of the Douglas A-1 Skyraider examples I have seen. The AD-5N sits outside...
A-10 Thunderbolt II

A-10 Thunderbolt II

A-10 during an airshow at McChord AFB in 2008 A-10 at McChord AFB; 2...
A-3 Skywarrior (multiple)

A-3 Skywarrior (multiple)

I photographed these Douglas A-3 Skywarrior examples on board the USS...
A-4 Skyhawk (multiple)

A-4 Skyhawk (multiple)

Douglas A-4 Skyhawk wearing some tartan at the Evergreen Aviation Museum...
A-5 Vigilante

A-5 Vigilante

Here are some photos I took of the North American RA-5C Vigilante on...
A-6E Intruder - EA-6B Prowler (multiple)

A-6E Intruder - EA-6B Prowler (multiple)

Examples of A-6E Intruders that I have photographed on board the USS Yorktown...
A-7 Corsair II (multiple)

A-7 Corsair II (multiple)

Several examples of the Vought A-7 Corsair II I hav photographed aboard...
AV-8A Harrier

AV-8A Harrier

Here are some photos I took of the Hawker Harrier TAV-8A trainer on display...
B-1 Lancer (multiple)

B-1 Lancer (multiple)

I photographed these Rockwell B-1 Lancer examples in flight during the ...
B-2 Stealth Bomber

B-2 Stealth Bomber

I photographed this Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber in flight ...
B-36 Peacemaker

B-36 Peacemaker

Here are some photos I took of the Convair B-36J 52-2827 Peacemaker on ...
B-47 Stratojet (multiple)

B-47 Stratojet (multiple)

I photographed these Boeing B-47 Stratojet examples on display at the Museum ...
B-50 Superfortress

B-50 Superfortress

Here are some photos I took of the Boeing KB-50J Superfortress on display...
B-52 Stratofortress (multiple)

B-52 Stratofortress (multiple)

I have photographed a few examples of the Boeing B-52 Stratofortress at...
B-57 Canberra

B-57 Canberra

Here are some photos I took of the Martin B-57E 55-4274 Canberra on display...
B-58 Hustler

B-58 Hustler

Here are some photos I took of the Convair B-58A 61-2080 Hustler on display ...
B-66 Destroyer

B-66 Destroyer

Here are some photos I took of the Douglas WB-66D Destroyer on display at...
C-117 Super Gooneybird

C-117 Super Gooneybird

Here are some photos I took of the Douglas C-117D 50826 Super Gooneybird ...
C-118 Liftmaster

C-118 Liftmaster

Here are some photos I took of the Douglas VC-118A Liftmaster on display...
C-119 Flying Boxcar

C-119 Flying Boxcar

I photographed this Fairchild C-119C 49-0132 Flying Boxcar at the Pima A...
C-121 / L-1049 Constellation (multiple)

C-121 / L-1049 Constellation (multiple)

Constellation examples at the Udvar Hazy facility and Museum of Flight
C-123 Provider (multiple)

C-123 Provider (multiple)

Here are some photos I took of the Fairchild C-123 Provider airplanes on...
C-124 Globemaster II

C-124 Globemaster II

Here are some photos I took of the Douglas C-124C 52-1004 Globemaster II  ...
C-125 Raider

C-125 Raider

Here are some photos I took of the Northrup YC-125A Raider on display at...
C-127 Beaver

C-127 Beaver

The C-127 was the original designated the de Havilland Canada DHC-2...
C-130 Hercules (multiple)

C-130 Hercules (multiple)

Lockheed C-130 Hercules examples seen during an airshow at McChord AFB in...
C-131 Samaritan

C-131 Samaritan

Here are some photos I took of the Convair C-1131F 141017 Samaritan  on ...
C-133 Cargomaster

C-133 Cargomaster

Here are some photos I took of the Douglas C-133B 59-0527 Cargomaster on...
C-14 STOL concept

C-14 STOL concept

I photographed this Boeing YC-14 STOL prototype at the Pima Air&Space...
C-140 Jetstar

C-140 Jetstar

Here are some photos I took of the Lockheed VC-140B Jetstar on display at...
C-141  Starlifter

C-141 Starlifter

Here are some photos I took of the Lockheed C-141  Starlifter on display a...
C-17 Globemaster

C-17 Globemaster

C-17 Globemaster examples on the ground and in the air during airshows at...
C-5 Galaxy

C-5 Galaxy

I photographed this C-5 Galaxy during the 2016 Air Expo at McChord AFB. C-5 ...
C-82 Packet

C-82 Packet

Here are some photos I took of the Fairchild C-82A 44-23006 Packet on display ...
C-97 Stratofreighter

C-97 Stratofreighter

Here are some photos I took of the Boeing C-97G 52-2626 Stratofreighter...
E-1 Tracer (multiple)

E-1 Tracer (multiple)

I photographed these E-1 Tracer examples on board the USS Yorktown at Patriots...
EC-135 Stratotanker

EC-135 Stratotanker

Here are some photos I took of the Boeing EC-135J 63-8057 Stratotanker  on...
F-100 Super Sabre (multiple)

F-100 Super Sabre (multiple)

F-100 Super Sabre examples I have had the opportunity to photograph, including...
F-101 Voodoo (multiple)

F-101 Voodoo (multiple)

I photographed the first production Voodoo, McDonnell F-101-1-MC 53-2418...
F-102 Delta Dagger (multiple)

F-102 Delta Dagger (multiple)

I photographed these Convair F-102 Delta Dagger examples at the Evergreen...
F-104 Starfighter (multiple)

F-104 Starfighter (multiple)

Some of the Lockheed F-104 Starfighter examples I have photographed at the...
F-105 Thunderchief (multiple)

F-105 Thunderchief (multiple)

  I photographed the single-seat F-105 Thunderchief at the Udvar-Hazy...
F-106 Delta Dart (multiple)

F-106 Delta Dart (multiple)

I photographed these Convair F-106 Delta Dart examples at the Evergreen...
F-107A prototype

F-107A prototype

Here are some photos I took of the North American F-107A prototype on display...
F-111 Aardvark (multiple)

F-111 Aardvark (multiple)

Some General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark examples I have photographed....
F-14 Tomcat (multiple)

F-14 Tomcat (multiple)

I photographed these Grumman F-14 Tomcat examples at the Museum of Flight,...
F-15 Eagle (multiple)

F-15 Eagle (multiple)

A pair of McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagles in action during an airshow...
F-16 Falcon (multiple)

F-16 Falcon (multiple)

F-16 Falcon examples photographed during an airshow at McChord AFB in 2008,...
F-18 Hornet (multiple)

F-18 Hornet (multiple)

  F-18 Hornets examples including the original Hornets and the souped...
F-22 Raptor (multiple)

F-22 Raptor (multiple)

F-22 Raptor at an air show at McChord AFB. F-22 Raptor at McChord...
F-4 Phantom (multiple)

F-4 Phantom (multiple)

Several F-4 Phantom examples, including the Museum of Flight, The Udvar-Hazy...
F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger II

F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger II

I photographed a Northrop F-5B Freedom Fighter at the Pima Air&Space...
F-8 Crusader (multiple)

F-8 Crusader (multiple)

Vought F-8 Crusaders including examples at Patriots Point in Charleston,...
F-84 Thunderflash

F-84 Thunderflash

RF-84F Thunderflash I photographed at the Pima Air&Space Museum in Tucson....
F-84 Thunderjet

F-84 Thunderjet

I photographed this F-84 Thunderjet at the Pima Air&Space Museum in...
F-84 Thunderstreak (multiple)

F-84 Thunderstreak (multiple)

Examples of the Republic F-84F Thunderstreak I photographed at the...
F-86 Sabre (multiple)

F-86 Sabre (multiple)

Examples of the North American F-86 Sabre (and other variants) I have photographed...
F-89 Scorpion (multiple)

F-89 Scorpion (multiple)

  Examples of the Northrup F-89 Scorpion examples at the Evergreen...
F-94 Starfire

F-94 Starfire

Here are some photos I took of the Lockheed F-94 Starfire on display at ...
F2H Banshee

F2H Banshee

Here are some photos I took of the McDonnell F2H-2P Banshee on display...
F3D / F-10 Skyknight

F3D / F-10 Skyknight

Here are some photos I took of the Douglas TF-10B Skyknight on display at...
F3H / F-3 Demon

F3H / F-3 Demon

Here are some photos I took of the McDonnell F3H-2N (F-3C) Demon on...
F4D-1 (F-6A) Skyray

F4D-1 (F-6A) Skyray

Here are some photos I took of the Douglas F4D-1 (F-6A) Skyray on display ...
F5D Skylancer

F5D Skylancer

I photographed this Douglas F5D Skylancer project at the Evergreen...
F9F Panther

F9F Panther

Here are some photos I took of the Grumman F9F-4 Panther on display...
F9F-8 Cougar (multiple)

F9F-8 Cougar (multiple)

Examples of the Grumman F-9 Cougar (swept-wing version of the F9F Panther)...
FH-1 Phantom 1

FH-1 Phantom 1

Here are some photos I took of the McDonnell FH-1 Phantom 1 on display at...
FJ-Fury (multiple)

FJ-Fury (multiple)

I photographed these North American FJ Fury examples with an FJ-3 at...
HU-16 Albatross

HU-16 Albatross

Here are some photos I took of the Grumman HU-16 Albatross on display...
KC-97 Stratofreighter

KC-97 Stratofreighter

Here are some photos I took of the Boeing KC-97G Stratofreighter on...
MQ-1 Predator (multiple)

MQ-1 Predator (multiple)

MQ-1 Predator examples I photographed, including one at the National Air...
OV-1 Mohawk (multiple)

OV-1 Mohawk (multiple)

Examples of the Grumman OV-1 Mohawk I photographed at the Evergreen Aviation...
OV-10D Bronco

OV-10D Bronco

Here are some photos I took of the North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco...
P-2 Neptune (multiple)

P-2 Neptune (multiple)

I photographed these Lockheed P-2 Neptune at the Pima Air&Space Museum...
RB-1 Conestoga

RB-1 Conestoga

Here are some photos I took of the Budd RB-1 Conestoga on display at the...
RQ-4A Global Hawk

RQ-4A Global Hawk

RQ-4A Global Hawk at the Evergreen Aviation Museum. RQ-4A Global...
RQ-7A Shadow 200

RQ-7A Shadow 200

RQ-7A Shadow 200 I photographed at the National Air & Space Museum in...
S-2 Tracker (multiple)

S-2 Tracker (multiple)

I photographed this Grumman S-2E Tracker on board the USS Yorktown at Patriots...
S-3B Viking (multiple)

S-3B Viking (multiple)

Examples of the Lockheed S-3B Viking on board the USS Yorktown at...
SR-71 Blackbird family (multiple)

SR-71 Blackbird family (multiple)

Various Blackbird examples from the Museum of Flight in Seattle; the Evergreen...
T-1A Seastar

T-1A Seastar

I photographed this Lockheed T-1A Seastar 144200 at the Pima Air&Space...
T-28 Trojan (mutiple)

T-28 Trojan (mutiple)

I photographed the flying T-28 Trojan examples during vintage air...
T-29 Flying Classroom

T-29 Flying Classroom

Here are some photos I took of the Convair T-29B Flying Classroom on...
T-2C Buckeye

T-2C Buckeye

T-2C Buckeye at the Evergreen Aviation Museum. T-2C Buckeye at Evergreen...
T-33 Shooting Star (multiple)

T-33 Shooting Star (multiple)

I took photos of T-33 Shooting Star examples at IWM Duxford in 2008,...
T-38 Talon (multiple)

T-38 Talon (multiple)

I photographed the T-38A 61-0854 (above) at the Pima Air&Space...
T-39 Sabreliner

T-39 Sabreliner

Here are some photos I took of the North American CT-39A Sabreliner on...
T-6A Texan II

T-6A Texan II

T-6A Texan II trainer that was on display at McChord AFB in 2016. T-6A...
U-8D Seminole

U-8D Seminole

Here are some photos I took of the Beechcraft U-8D Seminole on display...
X-35B STOVL

X-35B STOVL

X-35B STOVL at the Udvar-Hazy facility in Washington DC. X-35B STOVL; Udvar-Hazy ...
X-45A

X-45A

Boeing X-45A Joint Unmanned Combat Air System (J-UCAS) I photographed at...

British airpower (and allies)

Here are some photos I have taken of military planes from the United Kingdom...
Avro Shackleton (multiple)

Avro Shackleton (multiple)

I photographed these examples of the Avro Shackleton. The first was an MR3...
Avro Vulcan B2

Avro Vulcan B2

Avro Vulcan B2 at the IWM Duxford -- I took these during visit to England ...
Dassault Mystère

Dassault Mystère

Here are some photos I took of the Dassault Mystère IV A on display at t...
Dassault-Breguet/Dornier Alpha Jet

Dassault-Breguet/Dornier Alpha Jet

Here are some photos I took of the Dassault-Breguet/Dornier Alpha Jet A...
de Havilland DH100 Vampire

de Havilland DH100 Vampire

de Havilland DH100 Vampire at the Evergreen Aviation Museum. de Havilland...
English Electric Lightning (multiple)

English Electric Lightning (multiple)

Some English Electric Lightning examples I photographed during a trip...
Fairey Gannet (multiple)

Fairey Gannet (multiple)

I photographed these Fairey Gannet examples at the IWM Duxford in 2008 and...
Fouga CM-170 Magister

Fouga CM-170 Magister

Fouga CM-170 Magister I photographed during an airshow at McChord AFB. Fouga ...
Hawker Harrier

Hawker Harrier

I photographed these Hawker Siddeley Harrier examples at the IWM Duxford...
Hawker Hunter

Hawker Hunter

Here are some photos I took of the Hawker Hunter F.58 (export version for...
Hawker Kestrel

Hawker Kestrel

Here are some photos I took of the Hawker Siddeley FGa1 Kestrel on display...
Panavia IDS Tornado

Panavia IDS Tornado

Here are some photos I took of the Panavia IDS Tornado 43+74 on display...
Sepecat Jaguar

Sepecat Jaguar

Here are some photos I took of the Sepecat GR.3A Jaguar on display at the...
Vickers 744 Viscount

Vickers 744 Viscount

Here are some photos I took of the Vickers 744 Viscount on display at the...

Soviet Military Jets

Here are some of the Soviet jet aircraft that I have had the opportunity to p...
MiG-15 Fagot (multiple)

MiG-15 Fagot (multiple)

MiG-15 examples I photographed at the Udvar-Hazy facility, the Evergreen...
MiG-17 Fresco (multiple)

MiG-17 Fresco (multiple)

MiG-17 examples I photographed at the Evergreen Aviation Museum and during...
MiG-19 Farmer

MiG-19 Farmer

Here are some photos I took of the Shenyang J-6 (the Chinese-built...
MiG-21 Fishbed (multiple)

MiG-21 Fishbed (multiple)

MiG-21 variants I photographed at the Udvar-Hazy; Pima Air&Space Museum,...
MiG-23 Flogger (multple)

MiG-23 Flogger (multple)

MiG-23 Flogger examples I have photographed at the Evergreen Aviation Museum...
MiG-29 Fulcrum (multiple)

MiG-29 Fulcrum (multiple)

MiG-29 Fulcrum on static display in McMinnville, Ore., and the MiG-29UB...