C-141 Starlifter (multiple)

C-141 (Pima 03-23-17) 9534

Here are some photos I took of Lockheed C-141 Starlifter examples on display at the Pima Air&Space Museum in Tucson, Ariz., during a visit in the spring of 2017 and in the McChord AFB collection later that year. The one at McChord was the first to fly with the 62nd MAW in 1966, with the Starlifters active at the base from 1966 to 2001. The one at the NMoUSAF is the one that brought the

C-141C 66-0177 Hanoi Taxi; NMoUSAF 2018

In 1973, this Starlifter brought the first American POWs out of Hanoi, returning 78 POWs and two civilians in two missions.

C-141B Starlifter 65-00027; McChord AFB 2017

C-141B Starlifter 67-0013; Pima Air&Space Museum 2017

C-141B 65-0257 “Spirit of the Inland Empire”; March AFB 2018