36 results found
Registration / Serial:N2784R
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairchild Hiller F-27/FH-227
Aircraft Version:Fairchild Hiller FH-227D
C/n (msn):573
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:August 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:376606Submit Correction
View count: 52
This FH-227 was being operated by the Energy Research and Development Agency when this slide was taken in 1977. The a/c was exported to Ecuador in 1995.
Registration / Serial:N2784R
Aircraft Version:Fairchild Hiller FH-227D
C/n (msn):573
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:August 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:N2784R
Aircraft Original Type:Fokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic Type:Fairchild Hiller F-27/FH-227
Aircraft Version:Fairchild Hiller FH-227D
C/n (msn):573
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:August 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:376606Submit Correction
View count: 52
This FH-227 was being operated by the Energy Research and Development Agency when this slide was taken in 1977. The a/c was exported to Ecuador in 1995.
Registration / Serial:N2784R
Aircraft Version:Fairchild Hiller FH-227D
C/n (msn):573
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:August 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:N708Z
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54G Skymaster
C/n (msn):36067
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:31 August 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:367193Submit Correction
View count: 154
At NAS Alameda on a military contract flight. Built as C-54G USAAF 45-0614.Transferred to the US Coast Guard as R5D-3 5614.
Registration / Serial:N708Z
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54G Skymaster
C/n (msn):36067
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:31 August 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:N708Z
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-4
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas DC-4 (C-54/R5D/Skymaster)
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54G Skymaster
C/n (msn):36067
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:31 August 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:367193Submit Correction
View count: 154
At NAS Alameda on a military contract flight. Built as C-54G USAAF 45-0614.Transferred to the US Coast Guard as R5D-3 5614.
Registration / Serial:N708Z
Aircraft Version:Douglas C-54G Skymaster
C/n (msn):36067
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:31 August 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:144857
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas TA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12103
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:Department of the Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:364358Submit Correction
View count: 88
This TA-3B was operated by the Department of the Navy and had been outfitted to carry passengers. It was based at NAF Andrews, just outside of Washington, D.C. Due to its proximity to San Francisco, NAS Alameda was a popular layover spot for military aircraft from all the services, including those from other countries.
Registration / Serial:144857
Aircraft Version:Douglas TA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12103
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:144857
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas TA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12103
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:Department of the Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:364358Submit Correction
View count: 88
This TA-3B was operated by the Department of the Navy and had been outfitted to carry passengers. It was based at NAF Andrews, just outside of Washington, D.C. Due to its proximity to San Francisco, NAS Alameda was a popular layover spot for military aircraft from all the services, including those from other countries.
Registration / Serial:144857
Aircraft Version:Douglas TA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12103
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:144825
Military Code:75
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas NRA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12071
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:PMTC - Pacific Missile Test Center
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:29 November 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:364090Submit Correction
View count: 110
Modified for development/testing of Bendix AAM-N-10 Eagle missile system for proposed Douglas F6D aircraft. After both were cancelled in 1960 the aircraft was assigned to the Pacific Missile Test Center at NAS Point Mugu, CA.
Registration / Serial:144825
Aircraft Version:Douglas NRA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12071
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:29 November 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:144825
Military Code:75
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas NRA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12071
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:PMTC - Pacific Missile Test Center
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:29 November 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:364090Submit Correction
View count: 110
Modified for development/testing of Bendix AAM-N-10 Eagle missile system for proposed Douglas F6D aircraft. After both were cancelled in 1960 the aircraft was assigned to the Pacific Missile Test Center at NAS Point Mugu, CA.
Registration / Serial:144825
Aircraft Version:Douglas NRA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12071
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:29 November 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:142664
Military Code:ND-632
Other Marks:II
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas KA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):11727
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VAQ-308
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:September 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:364079Submit Correction
View count: 100
Registration / Serial:142664
Aircraft Version:Douglas KA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):11727
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:September 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:142664
Military Code:ND-632
Other Marks:II
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas KA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):11727
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VAQ-308
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:September 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:364079Submit Correction
View count: 100
Registration / Serial:142664
Aircraft Version:Douglas KA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):11727
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:September 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:147665
Military Code:AF-617
Other Marks:CVWR-20
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas KA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12429
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VAQ-208
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:364065Submit Correction
View count: 106
Registration / Serial:147665
Aircraft Version:Douglas KA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12429
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:147665
Military Code:AF-617
Other Marks:CVWR-20
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas KA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12429
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VAQ-208
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:364065Submit Correction
View count: 106
Registration / Serial:147665
Aircraft Version:Douglas KA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12429
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:146446
Military Code:GD-3
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas ERA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12398
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VAQ-33
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:18 April 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:364033Submit Correction
View count: 111
This ERA-3B is carrying one ALQ-76 countermeasure (jamming) pod under each wing.
Registration / Serial:146446
Aircraft Version:Douglas ERA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12398
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:18 April 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:146446
Military Code:GD-3
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas ERA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12398
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VAQ-33
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:18 April 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:364033Submit Correction
View count: 111
This ERA-3B is carrying one ALQ-76 countermeasure (jamming) pod under each wing.
Registration / Serial:146446
Aircraft Version:Douglas ERA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12398
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:18 April 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:144832
Military Code:GD-2
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas ERA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12078
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VAQ-33
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:18 April 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:364031Submit Correction
View count: 118
The a/c is carrying one ALQ-76 countermeasures (jamming) pod under each wing. The propeller driven generators mounted on the side of the fuselage provide additional electricity for the electronic countermeasure equipment inside the aircraft.
Registration / Serial:144832
Aircraft Version:Douglas ERA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12078
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:18 April 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:144832
Military Code:GD-2
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas ERA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12078
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VAQ-33
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:18 April 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:364031Submit Correction
View count: 118
The a/c is carrying one ALQ-76 countermeasures (jamming) pod under each wing. The propeller driven generators mounted on the side of the fuselage provide additional electricity for the electronic countermeasure equipment inside the aircraft.
Registration / Serial:144832
Aircraft Version:Douglas ERA-3B Skywarrior
C/n (msn):12078
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:18 April 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:N747M
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas B-23 Dragon
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas B-23/C-67 Dragon
Aircraft Version:Douglas B-23 Dragon
C/n (msn):2719
Operator Painted:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Event:NAS Alameda Open House 1979
Photo Date:19 May 1979
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:362122Submit Correction
View count: 145
Built as B-23 S/N 39-033. Bought surplus in 1945 by Howard Hughes. At the time slide was taken the owner was Bill Daly/World Airways. As of 2021 it is still registered and is in restoration.
Registration / Serial:N747M
Aircraft Version:Douglas B-23 Dragon
C/n (msn):2719
Operator Painted:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:19 May 1979
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:N747M
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas B-23 Dragon
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas B-23/C-67 Dragon
Aircraft Version:Douglas B-23 Dragon
C/n (msn):2719
Operator Painted:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Event:NAS Alameda Open House 1979
Photo Date:19 May 1979
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:362122Submit Correction
View count: 145
Built as B-23 S/N 39-033. Bought surplus in 1945 by Howard Hughes. At the time slide was taken the owner was Bill Daly/World Airways. As of 2021 it is still registered and is in restoration.
Registration / Serial:N747M
Aircraft Version:Douglas B-23 Dragon
C/n (msn):2719
Operator Painted:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:19 May 1979
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:141024
Alternate Serial:1024
Military Code:28
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair EC-131G
C/n (msn):307
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:PMTC - Pacific Missile Test Center
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1 February 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:356667Submit Correction
View count: 206
Struck off charge 19 November 1979.
Registration / Serial:141024
Alternate Serial:1024
Aircraft Version:Convair EC-131G
C/n (msn):307
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1 February 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:141024
Alternate Serial:1024
Military Code:28
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair EC-131G
C/n (msn):307
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:PMTC - Pacific Missile Test Center
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1 February 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:356667Submit Correction
View count: 206
Struck off charge 19 November 1979.
Registration / Serial:141024
Alternate Serial:1024
Aircraft Version:Convair EC-131G
C/n (msn):307
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1 February 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:141028
Military Code:028
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair C-131F
C/n (msn):311
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:China Lake
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:7 September 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:356666Submit Correction
View count: 145
Retired from USN use in July 1982.
Registration / Serial:141028
Aircraft Version:Convair C-131F
C/n (msn):311
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:7 September 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:141028
Military Code:028
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair C-131F
C/n (msn):311
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:China Lake
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:7 September 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:356666Submit Correction
View count: 145
Retired from USN use in July 1982.
Registration / Serial:141028
Aircraft Version:Convair C-131F
C/n (msn):311
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:7 September 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:145963
Military Code:963
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair C-131G
C/n (msn):482
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
Unit Markings:MARTD New Orleans
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:28 July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:356664Submit Correction
View count: 145
At the time slide was taken 145963 was assigned to the Marine Air Reserve Training Detachment New Orleans. Struck off charge November 1984.
Registration / Serial:145963
Aircraft Version:Convair C-131G
C/n (msn):482
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:28 July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:145963
Military Code:963
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair C-131G
C/n (msn):482
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
Unit Markings:MARTD New Orleans
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:28 July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:356664Submit Correction
View count: 145
At the time slide was taken 145963 was assigned to the Marine Air Reserve Training Detachment New Orleans. Struck off charge November 1984.
Registration / Serial:145963
Aircraft Version:Convair C-131G
C/n (msn):482
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:28 July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:55-0292
Alternate Serial:50292
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair C-131D
C/n (msn):315
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Unit Markings:ANG - Air National Guard
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:5 March 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:356663Submit Correction
View count: 90
Assigned to Headquarters, Air National Guard Bureau in Washington D.C. at the time slide was taken.
Registration / Serial:55-0292
Alternate Serial:50292
Aircraft Version:Convair C-131D
C/n (msn):315
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:5 March 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:55-0292
Alternate Serial:50292
Aircraft Original Type:Convair 240
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft Version:Convair C-131D
C/n (msn):315
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Unit Markings:ANG - Air National Guard
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:5 March 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:356663Submit Correction
View count: 90
Assigned to Headquarters, Air National Guard Bureau in Washington D.C. at the time slide was taken.
Registration / Serial:55-0292
Alternate Serial:50292
Aircraft Version:Convair C-131D
C/n (msn):315
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:5 March 1978
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:56-3542
Alternate Serial:63542
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna T-37 Tweety Bird
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna T-37 Tweety Bird
Aircraft Version:Cessna T-37B Tweety Bird
C/n (msn):40114
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Unit Markings:49 ADW / ADC
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:December 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:352558Submit Correction
View count: 160
Registration / Serial:56-3542
Alternate Serial:63542
Aircraft Version:Cessna T-37B Tweety Bird
C/n (msn):40114
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:December 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:56-3542
Alternate Serial:63542
Aircraft Original Type:Cessna T-37 Tweety Bird
Aircraft Generic Type:Cessna T-37 Tweety Bird
Aircraft Version:Cessna T-37B Tweety Bird
C/n (msn):40114
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Unit Markings:49 ADW / ADC
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:December 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:352558Submit Correction
View count: 160
Registration / Serial:56-3542
Alternate Serial:63542
Aircraft Version:Cessna T-37B Tweety Bird
C/n (msn):40114
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:December 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:152520
Aircraft Original Type:Vertol V-107
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing Vertol 107 (H-46 Sea Knight / KV107)
Aircraft Version:Boeing Vertol HH-46A Sea Knight
C/n (msn):2141
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:27 July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:352146Submit Correction
View count: 167
NAS Alameda alert SAR helicopter. Eventually converted to CH-46D.
Registration / Serial:152520
Aircraft Version:Boeing Vertol HH-46A Sea Knight
C/n (msn):2141
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:27 July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:152520
Aircraft Original Type:Vertol V-107
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing Vertol 107 (H-46 Sea Knight / KV107)
Aircraft Version:Boeing Vertol HH-46A Sea Knight
C/n (msn):2141
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:27 July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:352146Submit Correction
View count: 167
NAS Alameda alert SAR helicopter. Eventually converted to CH-46D.
Registration / Serial:152520
Aircraft Version:Boeing Vertol HH-46A Sea Knight
C/n (msn):2141
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:27 July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:1003
Military Code:03
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 707
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 707-300 (C-18/C-137/E-3/E-6/E-8)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-307C
C/n (msn):19999 / 756
Operator / Titles:Germany - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:May 1980
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:350631Submit Correction
View count: 157
NAS Alameda was a popular overnight destination for military aircraft due to its proximity to San Francisco.
Registration / Serial:1003
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-307C
C/n (msn):19999 / 756
Operator / Titles:Germany - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:May 1980
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:1003
Military Code:03
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing 707
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing 707-300 (C-18/C-137/E-3/E-6/E-8)
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-307C
C/n (msn):19999 / 756
Operator / Titles:Germany - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:May 1980
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:350631Submit Correction
View count: 157
NAS Alameda was a popular overnight destination for military aircraft due to its proximity to San Francisco.
Registration / Serial:1003
Aircraft Version:Boeing 707-307C
C/n (msn):19999 / 756
Operator / Titles:Germany - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:May 1980
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:December 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:349871Submit Correction
View count: 175
Eventually converted to S-3B. Retired from active service on 4 May 2005.
Registration / Serial:160158
Alternate Serial:0158
Aircraft Version:Lockheed S-3A Viking
C/n (msn):394A-3140
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:December 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:December 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:349871Submit Correction
View count: 175
Eventually converted to S-3B. Retired from active service on 4 May 2005.
Registration / Serial:160158
Alternate Serial:0158
Aircraft Version:Lockheed S-3A Viking
C/n (msn):394A-3140
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:December 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:61-2668
Alternate Serial:12668
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing C-135 Stratotanker
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing C-135 Stratotanker/Stratolifter
Aircraft Version:Boeing C-135C Stratolifter
C/n (msn):18344
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:October 1980
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:346430Submit Correction
View count: 127
Aircraft was being used by CinC PACAF (Pacific Air Force).
Registration / Serial:61-2668
Alternate Serial:12668
Aircraft Version:Boeing C-135C Stratolifter
C/n (msn):18344
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:October 1980
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:61-2668
Alternate Serial:12668
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing C-135 Stratotanker
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing C-135 Stratotanker/Stratolifter
Aircraft Version:Boeing C-135C Stratolifter
C/n (msn):18344
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:October 1980
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:346430Submit Correction
View count: 127
Aircraft was being used by CinC PACAF (Pacific Air Force).
Registration / Serial:61-2668
Alternate Serial:12668
Aircraft Version:Boeing C-135C Stratolifter
C/n (msn):18344
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:October 1980
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:62-4127
Alternate Serial:24127
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing C-135 Stratotanker
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing C-135 Stratotanker/Stratolifter
Aircraft Version:Boeing VC-135B Stratolifter
C/n (msn):18467
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:27 July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:346427Submit Correction
View count: 147
Aircraft being used for transport by US Navy Chief of Naval Operations. A/C assigned to 89th MAW.
Registration / Serial:62-4127
Alternate Serial:24127
Aircraft Version:Boeing VC-135B Stratolifter
C/n (msn):18467
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:27 July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:62-4127
Alternate Serial:24127
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing C-135 Stratotanker
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing C-135 Stratotanker/Stratolifter
Aircraft Version:Boeing VC-135B Stratolifter
C/n (msn):18467
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:27 July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:346427Submit Correction
View count: 147
Aircraft being used for transport by US Navy Chief of Naval Operations. A/C assigned to 89th MAW.
Registration / Serial:62-4127
Alternate Serial:24127
Aircraft Version:Boeing VC-135B Stratolifter
C/n (msn):18467
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:27 July 1977
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:N91329
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing B-29 Superfortress
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing B-29/B-50 Superfortress
Aircraft Version:Boeing B-29 Superfortress
C/n (msn):13681
Aircraft Name:Fertile Myrtle
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Event:NAS Alameda Open House 1979
Photo Date:19 May 1979
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:342866Submit Correction
View count: 135
Taxiing out for return flight down San Francisco Bay to Oakland Airport, where the B-29 was based. Built as B-29 45-21787. Transferred to US Navy as P2B-1S BuNo. 84209. Used as inflight launch a/c for D-558-II.
Registration / Serial:N91329
Aircraft Version:Boeing B-29 Superfortress
C/n (msn):13681
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:19 May 1979
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Registration / Serial:N91329
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing B-29 Superfortress
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing B-29/B-50 Superfortress
Aircraft Version:Boeing B-29 Superfortress
C/n (msn):13681
Aircraft Name:Fertile Myrtle
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Event:NAS Alameda Open House 1979
Photo Date:19 May 1979
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact
Photo ID:342866Submit Correction
View count: 135
Taxiing out for return flight down San Francisco Bay to Oakland Airport, where the B-29 was based. Built as B-29 45-21787. Transferred to US Navy as P2B-1S BuNo. 84209. Used as inflight launch a/c for D-558-II.
Registration / Serial:N91329
Aircraft Version:Boeing B-29 Superfortress
C/n (msn):13681
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:19 May 1979
Photo by:Bob ThomasContact