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Thursday, 2 December 2010

13/11/10 - Nellis Aviation Nation 2010

RichT attended Aviation Nation 2010. Additional info with grateful thanks to Hans van der Vlist and Graham Tanner from the MSF group.

Static

6033 Sikorsky MH-60T Jayhawk (701954) USCG San Diego
6033
6573 Aerospatiale MH-65C Dolphin (6269) USCG Los Angeles
6573
161880/NJ-900 Grumman EA-6B Prowler (P103) VAQ-129
161880
164107/NH-601 Grumman E-2C Hawkeye (A52-139) VAW-117
164107
164262/405 McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C Hornet (1025) VFA-94
164262
164405 Boeing E-6B (24504) SCW-1
164405
60-0008/LA Boeing B-52H Stratofortress (464373) 2 BW "8 AF"
60-0008
64-13257/XL Northrop T-38C Talon (N5686) 47 FTW
64-13257
64-14843/OF b Boeing RC-135V (18783) 55 Wg
64-14843
68-0221 Lockheed C-5A Galaxy (0024) 433 AW/AFRC
68-0221
69-5829 Lockheed HC-130N Hercules (4378) no marks
69-5829
761551/AF-04 Northrop F-5E Tiger II (L.1026) VFC-13
761551
78-0518/WA McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (505) 57 Wing
78-0631/KC Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II (251) 303 FS 442 FW "Thunderbolt of Monte"
78-0631
79-0110/KC Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II (374) 303 FS 442 FW "Thunderbolt of Springfield" 79-0110
81-0958/- Fairchild A-10A Thunderbolt II (653)
81-0958
82-0018/WA y/bk McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (831) 57 Wing
82-0018
84-0106/KS Learjet C-21A (552) 81 TRW
84-0106
86-0280/WA Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-386) 57 Wing "64 AGRS"
86-0280
89-0276 Beech RC-12N (FE-22) US Army
89-0276
90-0257/WA y/bk McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle (1196) 57 Wing "17 WPS"
90-0257
92-26461/FT Sikorsky HH-60G Pavehawk (701767) 66 RQS 57 Wing
93-0553/WA y/bk Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon (CC-188) 57 Wing "16 WPS"
93-0553
93-0630/RA Beech T-1A Jayhawk (TT-87) 12 FTW "12 FTW"
93-0630
94-0284/GA Boeing E-8C (19293) 116 ACW "Problem Child"
94-0284
99-0060 McDonnell Douglas C-17A Globemaster III (P-60) 62 AW
99-0060
03-3120 McDonnell Douglas C-17A Globemaster III (P-120) 62 AW
03-3120
04-0026 Bell/Boeing CV-22A Osprey (D1007) 71 SOS 58 SOW "58 SOW"
04-0026
06-4128/WA Lockheed F-22A Raptor (4128) 57 Wing
06-0128
07-3898/VN Raytheon T-6A Texan II (PT-457) 71 FTW
07-0898
08-(3)249/CH GAAS MQ-1B Predator (P-249 ?) 432 Wing "11 RS"
08-3249
08-(4)051/CH GAAS MQ-9A Reaper (PB-051 ?) 432 Wing
08-4051
N1140 Beech D18S (A-129)
N1140
N182UL Cessna 182H Skylane (18255864) "Jesus is Lord"
N182UL
N191CL/101 Nanchang CJ-6A (4132016)
N191CL
N222HP Cessna R182 Skylane RG (R18201881)
N222HP
N22YK Nanchang CJ-6A (1232009)
N22YK
N34EM Beech T-34A Mentor (34-119) Luftwaffe scheme
N34EM
N360PT/B-8 Nanchang CJ-6A (4232024)
N360PT
N39KR/81 Aero L-39C Albatross (533219)
N39KR
N407DG Bell 407 (53697) Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Dept
N407DG
N4190K Ryan Navion (NAV-4-1190)
N4190K
N4421B BAC Jet Provost T.3 (PAC/W/11803) ex XN548
N4421B
N455AM Diamond DA-42 Twinstar (42.AC119) Utah Valley University
N455AM
N470BA LET L-23 Super Blanik (069204) Civil Air Patrol
N470BA
N474CP Gippsland GA-8 (GA8-05-077) Civil Air Patrol
N474CP
N5152D/86880 Cessna O-2A Skymaster (337M-0169)
N52515/"N51525"/21342 Cessna O-2A Skymaster (337M-0048)
N52515
N556A/XW429/C BAC Jet Provost T.5 (EEP/JP/1051)
N556A
N557AF/AF Diamond T-52A Diamond Star (40.1057) Air Force Academy
N557AF
N557SH Cessna 150L (15072617)
N557SH
N64PN/N Papa November LLC Seabee Warbird (749)
N68820/896 Boeing PT-17 Stearman (75-5350)
N7340E Cessna 210 (57040)
N7340E
N7755L/AF Cessna T-41C Mescalero (R1720431) Air Force Academy
N7755L
N843NA/161519/NASA 843 McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet (0036) NASA
N843NA
N902BB PZL TS-11 Iskra (2H0902)
N902BB
N922DA Diamond DA20-C1 Eclipse (C0396) Doss Aviation Inc
N922DA
N9459M Cessna U206G Stationair 6 (U20604547)
N9459M
N966U Robinson R22 Mariner (2659M)
N966U
N969WC Meyers MAC-145B / Micco SP-26 (260010)
N969WC
ZJ912/AB Eurofighter Typhoon FGR.4 (BS003) 17(R) Sqdn
ZJ912
ZJ914/AF Eurofighter Typhoon FGR.4 (BS005) 17(R) Sqdn
ZJ930/AA Eurofighter Typhoon FGR.4 (BS021) 17(R) Sqdn
ZJ930

Display flightline

92-1532 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (5328) 187 AS WY ANG
92-1532
74-1626/HD McDonnell Douglas QF-4E Phantom II (4856) 53 WEG "Det 1/82ATRS"
74-1627/HD McDonnell Douglas QF-4E Phantom II (4857) 53 WEG "Det 1/82ATRS"
74-1627
91-0392/2 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (CC-90) Thunderbirds
92-3888/4 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (CC-130) Thunderbirds
92-3890/5 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (CC-132) Thunderbirds
92-3896/6 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (CC-138) Thunderbirds
92-3898/1 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (CC-140) Thunderbirds
92-3908/3 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (CC-150) Thunderbirds
163731/NJ-306 McDonnell Douglas F/A-18E Hornet (800) VFA-122
163731
164720/NJ-313 McDonnell Douglas F/A-18E Hornet (1168) VFA-122
164720
04-4066/FF Lockheed F-22A Raptor (4066) 1 FW
04-4066
05-4103/AK Lockheed F-22A Raptor (4103) 3 Wing "3 Wg"
N102WB/21398 Cessna O-2A Skymaster (337M-0104)
N102WB
N111LK/24 Beech T-34B Mentor (G-724)
N113BM Van's RV-6A (60467)
N12281 Beech T-34A Mentor (G-293)
N157GS Van's RV-6 (20480)
N157GS
N186AM/25012/FU-012 North American F-86F Sabre (52-5012)
N2088G/126935/HB Douglas AD-4N Skyraider (126935)
N28CQ/146254 North American T-28C Trojan (146254)
N294TR/83-006/DV Nanchang CJ-6A (3932006)
N30801/430801 North American TB-25N Mitchell (108-34076) "Heavenly Body"
N30801
N30DD Van's RV-6A (20349)
N39147/132683 Douglas A-1E Skyraider (132683)
N39147
N4182C/71882/82 Nanchang CJ-6A (2032011)
N48742/269 Ryan PT-22 Recruit (1298)
N4VY Van's RV-6 (60033)
N4VY
N51KT/493266 North American T-6G Texan (49-3266)
N5441V/511582/VF-B North American P-51D Mustang (124-48335) "Spam Can"
NL5441V
N61ED Van's RV-8 (82707)
N620DM/71615 Nanchang CJ-6A (2532080)
N628PV Rosales Special (24279)
N655RV Van's RV-6A (24631)
N6810B Van's RV-6 (60363)
N6810B
N69XT Extra EA 300/L (1298)
N712BR Van's RV-7A (72645)
N712BR
N746SH/140492 North American T-28C Trojan (140492)
N767SG Van's RV-8 (82222)
N7715C/413334/G4-U North American P-51D Mustang (44-84961A) "Wee Willy II"
NL7715C
N7825C/122674/S-201 Grumman F8F-2 Bearcat (122674)
N7825C
N78TX Van's RV-8 (80796)
N78TX
N804PT Van's RV-8 (82265)
N808DK Van's RV-8 (81052)
N808DK
N8195H/430748 North American TB-25N Mitchell (44-30748A) "Executive Sweet"
N832M/22084/321 Bell UH-1B Iroquois (604) US Navy scheme
N85104/79 Curtiss P-40N Warhawk (F858)
NL85104
N89660 Van's RV-6A (24618)
N89660
N89PS Pitts S-2C Special (6013)
N89PS
N911J/E-11 Fokker S.11 (6202)
N911J
N933GC/21306 Canadair CT-133 (306)
N94BJ Extra EA 300S (031)
N94BJ
N976GM Van's RV-7A (71510) USAF scheme
N976GM

Based aircraft ramp

62-1801 Lockheed C-130E Hercules (3755) 154 TS
63-7896 Lockheed C-130E Hercules (3967) "29WPS"
85-0041 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (5086) 757 AS
07-4637 Lockheed C-130J Hercules (5597) 41 AS 19 AW
78-0470/JZ McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (448) 122 FS
78-0480/WA-80 McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (460) 65 AGRS 57 Wing
78-0489/WA-89 McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (471) 65 AGRS 57 Wing
78-0494/- McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (477) 65 AGRS 57 Wing
78-0502/- McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (486) 65 AGRS 57 Wing
78-0503/WA-03 McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (487) 65 AGRS 57 Wing
78-0504/WA-04 McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (488) 65 AGRS 57 Wing
78-0509/- McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (494) 65 AGRS 57 Wing
78-0511/WA-11 McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (497) 65 AGRS 57 Wing
78-0515/WA-15 McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (501) 65 AGRS 57 Wing "65 AGRS" ..flew
78-0520/MA McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (520) 131 FS
78-0528/WA-38 McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (517) 65 AGRS 57 Wing
78-0538/- McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (528) 65 AGRS 57 Wing
78-0567/WA-67 McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (489) 65 AGRS 57 Wing
81-0030/OT McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (756) 422 TES 53 Wing
82-0022/- McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (836) 1 FW ?
83-0026/FF McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (874) 1 FW
84-0016/- McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (926) 131 FS
84-0028/MA McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (939) 131 FS
85-0113/- McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (968) 131 FS
85-0125/- McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (982) 131 FS
85-0133/- McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle (971) 131 FS
79-0012/WA-12 McDonnell Douglas F-15D Eagle (609) 65 AGRS 57 Wing
80-0054/WA-54 McDonnell Douglas F-15D Eagle (637) 65 AGRS 57 Wing
90-0258/OT McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle (1198) 422 TES 53 Wing
90-0260/WA McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle (1201) 17 WS 57 Wing
91-0322/OT McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle (1229) 422 TES 53 Wing
91-0601/OT McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle (1244) 422 TES 53 Wing
92-0365 /OT McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle (1251) 422 TES 53 Wing
92-0366 /OT McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle (1250) 422 TES 53 Wing "422TES"
83-1159 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-42) 64 AGRS ex 179 FS
84-1220 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-57) 64 AGRS ex 179 FS
84-1236 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-73) 64 AGRS ex 179 FS "148FW"
84-1244/WA-44 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-81) 61 AGRS 57 Wing "57 ATG" ..flew
85-1418/WA-18 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-198) 61 AGRS 57 Wing
86-0220/WA-20 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-326) 61 AGRS 57 Wing
86-0269/WA-69 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-375) 61 AGRS 57 Wing
86-0271/WA-71 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-377) 61 AGRS 57 Wing
86-0272/WA-72 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-378) 61 AGRS 57 Wing
86-0273/WA-73 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-379) 61 AGRS 57 Wing ..flew
86-0291/WA-91 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-397) 61 AGRS 57 Wing
87-0307/WA-07 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-568) 61 AGRS 57 Wing
87-0321/WA-21 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-582) 61 AGRS 57 Wing
88-0420/OT Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon (1C-22) 422 TES 53 Wing
88-0422/OT Lockheed F-16CG Fighting Falcon (1C-24) 422 TES 53 Wing
88-0423/OT Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon (1C-25) 422 TES 53 Wing
91-0374/OT Lockheed F-16CJ Fighting Falcon (CC-72) 422 TES 53 Wing
92-3926/OT Lockheed F-16DJ Fighting Falcon (CD-39) 422 TES 53 Wing
? Lockheed F-16C/D Fighting Falcon (n/k) Thunderbirds
? Lockheed F-16C/D Fighting Falcon (n/k) Thunderbirds
? Lockheed F-16D Fighting Falcon (n/k) Thunderbirds
99-4011/WA Lockheed F-22A Raptor (4011) 433 FWS 57 Wing
04-4068/FF Lockheed F-22A Raptor (4068) 1 FW
06-4109/WA Lockheed F-22A Raptor (4109) 433 FWS 57 Wing
06-4111/OT Lockheed F-22A Raptor (4111) 422 TES 53 Wing
06-4116/WA Lockheed F-22A Raptor (4116) 433 FWS 57 Wing "433WPS"
06-4120/OT Lockheed F-22A Raptor (4120) 422 TES 53 Wing
ZJ913/AC Eurofighter Typhoon FGR.4 (BS004) 17(R) Sqdn

South side flightlines

79-0169/OT Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II (433) 57 Wing ..flew
79-0171/OT Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II (435) 57 Wing
79-0199/OT Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II (463) 57 Wing
80-0200/WA Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II (550) 53 Wing
82-0658/OT Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II (706) 57 Wing
?/DM r Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II (n/k) 355 FW
95-0106 McDonnell Douglas C-17A Globemaster III (P-31) 62 AW ..flew
65-0964/FT Lockheed HC-130P Hercules (4104) 347 RQG ..flew
59-1502 Boeing KC-135R Stratotanker (17990) 97 AMW ..flew
59-1502
83-0008/OK Boeing E-3C Sentry (22836) 552 ACW stored with fire damage
88-0499/WA Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon (1C-101) 16 WPS 57 Wing
89-2048/WA Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon (1C-201) 16 WPS 57 Wing
90-0707/WA Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon (1C-315) 16 WPS 57 Wing
90-0721/WA Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon (1C-329) 16 WPS 57 Wing
90-0726/WA Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon (1C-334) 16 WPS 57 Wing
90-0728/WA Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon (1C-336) 16 WPS 57 Wing
90-0729/WA Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon (1C-337) 16 WPS 57 Wing
90-0746/WA Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon (1C-354) 16 WPS 57 Wing
90-0750/WA Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon (1C-358) 16 WPS 57 Wing
92-3882/WA Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon (CC-124) 16 WPS 57 Wing ..flew
90-0839/WA Lockheed F-16DJ Fighting Falcon (CD-6) 16 WPS 57 Wing
91-0466/WA Lockheed F-16DJ Fighting Falcon (CD-21) 16 WPS 57 Wing should be a Thunderbirds a/c
91-0467/WA Lockheed F-16DJ Fighting Falcon (CD-22) 16 WPS 57 Wing
91-0473/WA Lockheed F-16DJ Fighting Falcon (CD-28) 16 WPS 57 Wing
91-0478/WA Lockheed F-16DJ Fighting Falcon (CD-33) 16 WPS 57 Wing
N111SZ Beech 350 (FL-45) US Dept of Energy
N470SC Beech 350 (FL-35) US Dept of Energy
N366MB Bell 412EP (36497) US Dept of Energy
N10299 Bell 412EP (36519) US Dept of Energy

Between hangars

84-1301/WA-01 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-138) 64 AGRS 57 Wing
86-0251/WA-51 Lockheed F-16C Fighting Falcon (5C-357) 64 AGRS 57 Wing
91-0475/WA Lockheed F-16DJ Fighting Falcon (CD-30) 16 WPS 57 Wing

66 RQS ramp

87-26008/FT Sikorsky HH-60G Pavehawk (701208) 66 RQS 57 Wing ..flew
90-26309/FT Sikorsky HH-60G Pavehawk (701539) 66 RQS 57 Wing ..flew
91-26353/- Sikorsky HH-60G Pavehawk (701654) 66 RQS 57 Wing