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Thursday, 4 December 2014

19/11/14 - Israeli Air Force Museum Hatzerim

Visited by StuC.

(12)/"03" Aerospatiale SA.318C Alouette II (1969)
12
(19) Aerospatiale SA.318C Alouette II (unknown)
19
010 Aerospatiale SA.321 Super Frelon (125)
010
020 Aerospatiale SA.321 Super Frelon (138)
020
907/1333 Aerospatiale SA.342L Gazelle (1788) ex Syrian AF 1333
907
002 Agusta-Bell AB.205A (4020)
002
040 Agusta-Bell AB.206A (8538)
040
unmarked Auster 5 (unknown) front fuselage section, wreck
Auster 5
"VQ-PAH" Auster AOP.5 (unknown)
VQ-PAH
(G-AHAY)/A-13 Auster J/1 Autocrat (1956)
G-AHAY
120-γ Avia S-199 (unknown)
γ-120
109 Beech 65-B80A Queen Air (LD489)
109
026 Bell 212 (32227)
026
(68-15021)/"444" Bell AH-1F Cobra (20555)
68-15021
115 Bell AH-1G Cobra (20710) ex 68-15176
115
(008) Boeing 707-131 (17667)
008
039/4X-FPN Boeing KC-97G Stratotanker (16767) ex 52-2736
039
(4X-AII/2745)/"31" Boeing PT-13D Kaydet (75-3015)
4X-AII
(4X-AIK)/(27)52 Boeing PT-17 Kaydet (75-5096)
2752
(171) Bristol Beaufighter TT.10 (unknown) ex RD448, small parts from wreck
171
059 Cessna U.206E (1536)
059
(N285RA)/"3401" Consolidated PBY-6A Catalina (64017)
N285RA
988 Dassault Mirage IIIBJ (unknown) ex 88, 288
988
(111)/"158" Dassault Mirage IIICJ (6)
111
159 Dassault Mirage IIICJ (CJ42) ex FAA C-713
159
(64)/"09" Dassault Mystere IVA (176)
64
60 Dassault Mystere IVA (172)
60
49 Dassault Ouragan (332 ?)
49
80 Dassault Ouragan (218)
80
"VQ-PAU" de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth (85969) composite
VQ-PAU
(G-AKRS/RL981)/"VQ-PAR" de Havilland DH.89A Dragon Rapide (6952)
RL981
(255)/"L158" de Havilland Vampire FB.52 (V0699) ex SAAF 255, RRAF 1839
255
(0053) de Havilland Vampire T.55 (unknown) ex FAVenezuela
0053
(J-1516)/"353" de Havilland Venom FB.50 (726) Iraqi marks, ex Swiss AF
J-1516
027 Dornier Do27Q-1 (2016)
027
005 Dornier Do28B-1 (3113)
005
611 Douglas A-4F Skyhawk (13782) ex 155010
611
(270)/"272" Douglas A-4H Skyhawk (13983) ex 155289
270
038/4X-FNZ Douglas C-47B (16559/33307)
038
(3137)/"05" Fokker S.11-2 (6256)
3137
(184)/"212" Fouga CM.170 Magister (278)
184
(WA905)/"40" Gloster Meteor F.8 (unknown) Gate guard
40
06 Gloster Meteor F.8 (unknown) ex 2173
06
157 Gloster Meteor NF.13 (unknown) ex WM320
157
51 Gloster Meteor NF.13 (unknown) ex 2157, WM334
51
15 Gloster Meteor T.7 (unknown) ex 2164
15
18 Gloster Meteor T.7 (unknown) ex 2171
18
21 Gloster Meteor T.8 (unknown)
21
944 Grumman E-2C Hawkeye (A044) ex 160773
944
(N7850C/69355)/V34 Grumman TBM-3E Avenger (69355)
N7850C
(J-747) Hawker Hunter FGA.9 (S4U3276) Jordanian marks, ex Chile
747
(3301) Hiller 360 Raven (105) ex N8105H
3301
204 Hughes 500MD (890550D)
204
212 Hughes 500MD (1190598D)
212
203 IAI Arava 202 (101)
203
(999764)/03 IAI Kfir F-21A (29) ex USMC
999764
712 IAI Kfir C.1 (01)
712
874 IAI Kfir C.2 (74)
874
451/01 IAI Kfir C.2R (47) ex 751
451
529 IAI Kfir C.7 (178)
529
310 IAI Kfir TC.2 (B10)
310
B-2 IAI Lavi (B02)
B-2
501 IAI Nesher A (S-01) ex Mirage 5J 586
501
096 IAI Saar (Super Mystere upgrade) (06)
096
123 IAI Scout UAV (unknown)
123
234 IAI Scout UAV (unknown)
234
703 IAI Searcher UAV (unknown)
703
630 IAI Tzukit (D181) ex 152
630
674 IAI Tzukit (D091) ex 115
674
677 IAI Tzukit (D153) ex 111
677
4X-COA IAI Westwind (71)
4X-COA
(398)/"695" McDonnell Douglas F-15A Eagle (40) ex 73-0098, never flew with IAF, 398 allocated only
398
(156) McDonnell Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3920) ex 69-7245
156
(334)/"229" McDonnell Douglas F-4E Phantom II (2594) ex 66-0327
334
297 McDonnell Douglas F-4E Phantom II (4822) ex 74-1015
297
323 McDonnell Douglas F-4E(S) Phantom II (3461) ex 68-0380
323
614 McDonnell Douglas F-4E-2000 Phantom II (4020) ex 69-7568
614
485 McDonnell Douglas RF-4E Phantom II (4933) ex 75-0419
485
498 McDonnell Douglas RF-4E(S) Phantom II (4017) ex 69-7567
498
"1033" Mikoyan MiG-17F (unknown) Egyptian marks, ex Syria
1033
"007" Mikoyan MiG-21F-13 (unknown) ex Egypt ? (not ex Iraq 534)
007
339 Mikoyan MiG-21UM (516999339) ex Madagascar
339
2786 Mikoyan MiG-23MLD (0390324522/17019) ex Syria
2786
(4X-ARS/0806) Noorduyn UC-64A Norseman (769) ex 44-70504
0806
045/4X-FAE Nord N.2501D Noratlas (D151)
045
(11)14 North American AT-6D (84-7666)
1114
(11)25 North American AT-6D (88-17025) ex 42-85244
1125
38 North American P-51D Mustang (unknown)
38
41 North American P-51D Mustang (unknown)
41
(G-BDZZ)/"001" North American T-6G (unknown) ex 51-15033
G-BDZZ
(4X-FMD)/004 PBN BN-2A Islander (285)
004
(4X-SVY/006)/"02" Pilatus PC-6A (646)
006
068 Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub (18-5252 or 18-5240)
068
099 Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub (18-7760)
099
(N6564K)/"B-61" Republic RC-3 Seabee (834)
N6564K
027 Ryan AQM-34M UAV (unknown)
027
125 Ryan BQM-34A Firebee UAV (unknown)
125
158 Ryan BQM-34A Firebee UAV (unknown)
158
160 Ryan BQM-34A Firebee UAV (unknown)
160
07 Sikorsky CH-34B (58-1595) ex 150776
07
471 Sikorsky CH-53A Stallion (65078) ex 871, 153307
471
03 Sikorsky UH-19D (55-992)
03
334 Socata TB.20 Trinidad (1694)
334
09 Sud Vautour IIA (30) ex France 15
09
33 Sud Vautour IIBR (95) ex France 624
33
70 Sud Vautour IIN (4) ex France 301
70
S-827 Tadiran Mastiff UAV (unknown)
S-827
(2028)"26" Vickers Supermarine Spitfire LF.IXe (unknown) ex SL653
2028
(20)78 Vickers Supermarine Spitfire LF.IXe (unknown) ex EN145, MM4116
2078
(307) WSK SBLim-2 (3507) Egypt c/s, ex Poland
307
003 IAI Impact UAV (unknown)
003
unmarked Northrop MQM-74A Chukar (unknown)
UAV 1
unmarked unidentified UAV (unknown)
UAV 2
unmarked unidentified UAV (unknown)
UAV 3
unmarked MiG/Sukhoi tail sections from shot down a/c
Su-7 tail
MiG-19 tail
Tail

Hatzerim - Museum store, access denied, these were visible

009 Aerospatiale SA.321 Super Frelon (114)
009
018 Aerospatiale SA.321 Super Frelon (136)
21 Aerospatiale SA.321 Super Frelon (146)
106 Beech 65-B80A Queen Air (LD-485)
(116)/"103"/4X-JYW Boeing 707-328 (17617)
116
010 Boeing 720-023B (18013)
(09)/"11" Dassault Mystere IVA (214)
(71 ?)/"007" Dassault Mystere IVA (231)
042/4X-FMJ Douglas C-47A (16283/33031)
107 Lockheed F-16A Netz (6V-4) in paint hangar
107
4010 Mil Mi-24D (M344010) ex Czech AF
107 4010 09
043/4X-FAC Nord N.2501D Noratlas (2501D-134)
055/4X-FAG Nord N.2501D Noratlas (2501D-165)
055

Hatzerim - revetment 1

307/"340" Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown) rear fuselage of 340
307
311 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
311
314 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
314
316 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown) rear fuselage only
316
337 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
337
364 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
364
365 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
365
367 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
367
368 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
368
371 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
371
377 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
377
385 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
385
397 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown) rear fuselage only
397
542 Douglas TA-4H Skyhawk (unknown)
542
547 Douglas TA-4H Skyhawk (unknown)
547
unmarked Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown) rear fuselage only
A-4 tail 1
unmarked Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown) rear fuselage only
A-4 tail 2

Hatzerim - revetment 2

203 Hughes 500MD/TOW (890470D)
203
206 Hughes 500MD/TOW (1090552D)
206
209 Hughes 500MD/TOW (1090570D)
209
215 Hughes 500MD/TOW (1290616D)
215
217 Hughes 500MD/TOW (400617D)
217
218 Hughes 500MD/TOW (500643D)
218
221 Hughes 500MD/TOW (600666D)
221
222 Hughes 500MD/TOW (600667D)
222
225 Hughes 500MD/TOW (800684D)
225
242 Hughes 500MD/TOW (800686D)
242
254 Hughes 500MD/TOW (900687D)
254
282 Hughes 500MD/TOW (1000722D)
282
603 IAI Tzukit (D128) ex 119
603
607 IAI Tzukit (D4/64) ex 032
607
623 IAI Tzukit (D167) ex 126
623
629 IAI Tzukit (D23/105) ex 044
629
639 IAI Tzukit (D214) ex 129
639
673 IAI Tzukit (D40/142) ex 038
673
187 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3751) ex 68-0544
187
210 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (4267) ex 71-1093
210
223 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (4885) ex 74-1027
223
261 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (4354) ex 71-1791
261
266 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (4361) ex 71-1792
266
322 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3374) ex 68-0333
322
328 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3238) ex 67-0362
328
488 McDonnell-Douglas RF-4E Phantom II (4061) ex 69-7592
488

Hatzerim - revetment 3

222 Douglas A-4H Skyhawk (13948) ex 155254
222
230 Douglas A-4H Skyhawk (13965) ex 155271
230
359 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
359
379 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (14515) ex 159816
379
393 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
393
407 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
407
891 Douglas A-4E Skyhawk (13017) ex 149964
891
321 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3686) ex 68-0502
321
(326) McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3281) ex 67-0383
326

Hatzerim - revetment 4

419 IAI Kfir C.2R (unknown) ex 719
419
514 IAI Kfir C7 (unknown)
514
999725/11 IAI F-21A Kfir (unknown)
999725
826 IAI Kfir C2 (unknown)
826
853 IAI Kfir C2 (unknown)
853
886 IAI Kfir C2 (unknown)
886
895 IAI Kfir C2 (unknown)
895
171 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3721) ex 68-0524
171
295 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (4817) ex 74-1014
295

Hatzerim - revetment 5

108 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3494) ex 68-0398
111 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3840) ex 69-0299
111
122 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3529) ex 68-0417
122
124 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3887) ex 69-7224
124
127 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3890) ex 69-7226
134 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3682) ex 68-0499
141 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3834) ex 69-0294
148 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (4021) ex 69-7569
148
159 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3998) ex 69-7553
170 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (4213) ex 71-0227
170
189 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (4223) ex 71-0235
189
208 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (4263) ex 71-1090
208
225 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (4280) ex 71-1402
317 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (4272) ex 71-1394
327 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3187) ex 67-0346
333 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3250) ex 67-0368
333