Aircraft on sticks

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  1. pbfoot

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    I think there are a number of places that have Gate Guardians
    T33 "The Red Knight" a staple at Canadian air shows in the 50's and 60's usually performing between 60 and 70 displays a year. The crew was a fitter/rigger and the pilot for a team of 2 This one is located in Fort Erie Ont acrass the river from Buffalo NY
     

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    Go to SITE MAP and look at "Planes on Poles" in the Photo Feature section. They are up to 11 pages with 25 pictures per page!
     
  3. Aaron Brooks Wolters

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    2 more i got today
     

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    Thanks for sharing PB.:thumbright::cool:
     
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    I went to Hendon the other day...
     

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    #7 Aaron Brooks Wolters, Jul 1, 2009
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    Sorry Clave , didn't notice that was your post and not PB's .:oops: Still great shots. :notworthy: :notworthy:
     
  8. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    I hate you! When I went last month, it was closed!!!!

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    Damn.. some of it was closed when we went too, I think they are still refurbishing or something... :|
     
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    Those are fantastic shots Clave...nice mate!:D
     
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    Small contribution to this thread... This MiG-21bis stands as Gate Guardian at Batajnica Air Base in Serbia. I took this picture on 2nd August last year.
    Btw, Batajnica is very close (some 10km) to my town. :D
     

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    Nice shot Imalko.
    Is that rust starting to form near the bottom ?


    Wheels
     
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    Good shots..... all of them..

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    I don't have photos, but there's a T33 in the city I live in (I don't actually live IN Edmonton, but a "satellite" city called St. Albert), as well as a Voodoo and a Seaplane of some kind (not sure on the type) at the Alberta Aviation Museum.
     
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    Cool shots guys! Thanks for sharing!:cool::thumbright:
     
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    Here's one
     

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    I've seen that one at the USAF Academy. My photographs of it must have been taken from that exact spot!
     
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    I work there - I see her almost every day.
     
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    Is that the one with the 2 MiG kills?
     
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