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With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2018:
Friedrichshafen Expo, Spain/Portugal, Oshkosh/Florida

Header Picture: McDonnell-Douglas QF-4E Phantom IIs 73-1167 & 74-1638 of USAF/53rdWEG at Oshkosh 2016

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Sunday, 15 March 2015

28/10/14 - El Libertador - Maracay - Mariscal Sucre

From RichT on the Aeroprints tour.

El Libertador

4951 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (4407) Venezuelan Air Force
9187 Rockwell T-2D Buckeye (358-12) Preserved

Maracay - Museo Aeronautico De La Fuerza Aerea Venezolana

"1" Fleet 10D (unknown)
1 FLEET 10D
"2" Morane-Saulnier MS.147 (unknown)
2
0022 Beech VT-34A Mentor (CG305N)
0022
(0023)/1E35 de Havilland Vampire T.11 (15060)
1E35 De Havilland DH-115 Vampire T55 Venezuela Airforce
0054 Beech VT-34A Mentor (CG306N)
0054
0271 Fairchild PT-19B Cornell (T43-5129)
0271
0453 English Electric Canberra B(I).88 (71602)
0453
"0984" North American F-86K Sabre (221-85) ..ex 55-4845 and German Air Force
0984
1052 Rans S-6/TR Coyote II (unknown)
1052
1673 Fairchild C-123B Provider (20295)
1673
2112 Aerospatiale SE.3160 Alouette III (1405)
2112
(2228)/"5AR1" Beech D18S (A-839)
5AR1
2531 de Havilland DH.104 Dove 2A (04382)
2531
2641 Rockwell OV-10E Bronco (354-002)
2641
3137 Bell 412 (33013)
3137
3168 Beech Queen Air B80 (LD444)
3168
(3741)/"2B40" North American B-25J Mitchell (108-35109) ..ex 43-28096
2B40
3861 Rockwell T-2D Buckeye (398-9)
3861
4058 Dassault Mirage 50EV (unknown)
4058
4402 Alenia G.222 (4081)
4402
4939 Beech Queen Air 65 (LC25)
4939
5612 Rockwell T-2D Buckeye (358-7) ..ex 159136
5612
6023 General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon (9P-11)
6023
(6409)/"2A39" English Electric Canberra B.82 (71191)
2A39
6780 BAC Jet Provost Mk.52 (unknown)
6780
8519 Bell UH-1B Iroquois (1070)
8519
8720 Beech Queen Air B80 (LD283)
9456 Canadair VF-5A (1083)
9456
1A36 North American F-86F Sabre (unknown)
1A36
"1HR1" Westland WS.51 Dragonfly HR.5 (WG725)
1HR1
1XDT Bensen B8M Gyrocopter (unknown)
1XDT
3B34 de Havilland Venom FB.54 (unknown)
3B34
3C35 de Havilland Vampire FB.52 (unknown)
3C35
4AHR1 Sikorsky UH-19B Chickasaw (55-911)
4AHR1
4AT1 Douglas C-49K (4984)
4AT1
6BR1 Beech AT-7C/C-45F (2257)
6BR1
6HR1 Bell 47J Ranger (1782)
6HR1
7AT1 Douglas C-54D Skymaster (10287)
7AT1
10B36 Republic P-47D Thunderbolt (399-53770) ..ex 44-32809
10B36
ARV-0102 Grumman S-2E Tracker (142C)
ARV-0102
E-040 BAC Jet Provost Mk.52 (unknown)
E040
E-26 Vultee BT-13B Valiant (unknown) ..possibly ET-4 c/n 79-1685 ex 42-90688
E26
E-45 North American T-6G Texan (unknown) ..probably really E-71 c/n 78-6445
E45
(E-96)/2 North American T-6G Texan (81-4128)
E96
EV-7001 Beech Queen Air B80 (LD441)
EV-7001
(F-AZBB) Caudron G.3 (02)
F-AZBB
GN-6708 Cessna A185E Skywagon (185-1211)
GN-6708
MR-38 Cessna 150D (15060741)
MR38
(N14RL)/"1" Boeing Stearman PT-17 Kaydet (75-1447)
N14RL
(N123BH)/"7" Boeing Stearman PT-17 Kaydet (75-1698)
N123BH
"YV-C-AKE" Douglas C-47 (unknown) ..painted to represent the aircaft that crashed on 27/08/72 killing all on board
YV-C-AKE
(YV-E-MR-20) Champion 7EC Traveler (7EC-346)
YV-E-MR20
(YV-T-RTC)/"1840" Douglas C-47A (12386)
1840
YV-UL-008 Rand Robinson KR-2S (unknown)
YV-UL-008
unmarked/"Tucan" Breguet 273 (unknown)
TUCAN
unmarked Fairchild PT-19 Cornell (unknown)
OLDTHING
unmarked/"Tacarigua" Hanriot HD-1 Replica (unknown)
TACANIGUA
unmarked Morane-Saulnier MS.230 (unknown)
FRAME
unmarked/E2-S North American P-51D Mustang Replica (n/a)
P51 REPLICA

Maracay - Army Parachute Training Camp

1150 Fairchild C-123B Provider (unknown) GIA
1449 Fairchild C-123B Provider (20285) GIA

Maracay - Pala Negro Autopista

(2175) North American T-6G Texan (unknown) ..displayed on roundabout

Maracay - Officers School

3600 Rockwell T-2D Buckeye (398-7) Venezuelan Air Force

Mariscal Sucre

0019 North American F-86K Sabre (232-32) Mariscal Sucre Base Collection
0597 North American F-86K Sabre (242-16) Mariscal Sucre Base Collection
0881 North American F-86K Sabre (242-22) Mariscal Sucre Base Collection
5324 BAC Jet Provost Mk.52 (unknown) Mariscal Sucre Base Collection
9415 BAC Jet Provost Mk.52 (PAC(W)18316) Mariscal Sucre Base Collection
4150 Rockwell T-2D Buckeye (398-10) EAM
YV0150 Bell 206 Jet Ranger (2331) Gobernacion Estado Miranda
YV2476 Convair 580 (unknown)