Airshow 2007, NAS Oceana, Va.

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  1. ccheese

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    Hi Guys:

    Went to the Airshow at NAS Oceana, Va. today. Took 480 pictures. Have
    deleted them down to 383. Thought I would put up a few today and a few
    tomorrow, etc. It was a great air show, but the tropical storm off the
    coast kept the clouds low (at times about 400 feet). Anyhow, enjoy the
    pic's, there will be more.

    Charles
     

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    Here are a few more.....

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    Nicely done, Charles!
     
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    good show Charles bring em on........... !
     
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    Here's some more....

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    Charles can you give the name of the Mustang - 352nd fg Bluenosers ? hmm wonder why the checks on the tail
     
  7. ccheese

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    Here are some more....
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    Eric: The name of the mustang is "eXcaliber"

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    Good job Charles!

    TO
     
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    Great shots! Keep 'em comin!
     
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    thanks Charles will do a little research as I know some of the 352nd fg pilot's and have been a friend of the group assoc. for some years now

    E ~ yes keep em comin
     
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    Always like to see a series of show pictures thanks Charles
     
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    Great pics Charles!
     
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    Just as an aside..... there's an odd story about the Yak-9 in the photos.
    Seems that some sixty years after the fact, someone found enough parts
    in the old Yakovlev factory to build nine brand new/old Yak-9's. The owner
    of this one bid one million bucks for this one, and his bid was accepted.
    One catch...... no Russian engines were available. This particular one
    has an Allison V-12 in it.

    I'll put up more airshow pic's tonight.

    Charles
     
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    Very cool shots, ccheese. Thanks for sharing.
     
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    well sadly no Excalibur with the 352nd fg. Two PE-R's though.

    first one was Geraldine II
    second was Chub u lunk
     
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    Here are some more pic's. The shot of the cockpit was taken inside
    the C-130.

    Charles
     

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    Here's some more....

    There are two shots of a Chinese trainer. I don't remember the designation.
    It was flown by a woman.

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    And some more. The last shot, of the F/A 18, F-22, F-86 and P-51 in
    formation, came out just the way I wanted it.

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    Awesome pics Charles. Thanks.
     
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