17 results found
Registration / Serial:146056
Military Code:RZ-056
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman C-1 Trader (G-96/G-125/TF)
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman C-1 Trader (G-96/G-125/TF)
Aircraft Version:Grumman C-1A Trader (TF-1)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VR-21
C/n (msn):86
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:30 October 1965
Photo by:William T. LarkinsContact
Photo ID:163322
View count: 46
Grumman C-1A Trader freshly washed down at NAS Alameda.
Registration / Serial:146056
Aircraft Version:Grumman C-1A Trader (TF-1)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):86
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:30 October 1965
Photo by:William T. LarkinsContact
Registration / Serial:146457
Military Code:PR-005
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas EA-3B Skywarrior
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VQ-1
C/n (msn):12409
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:24 March 1979
Photo from:Stephen Miller CollectionContact
Photo ID:157141
View count: 66
Photographer: Michael Grove. Aircraft in engine run-up test.
Registration / Serial:146457
Aircraft Version:Douglas EA-3B Skywarrior
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):12409
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:24 March 1979
Photo from:Stephen Miller CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:144838
Military Code:5
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-3 Skywarrior (A3D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas RA-3B Skywarrior
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):12084
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:19 October 1967
Photo by:Stephen MillerContact
Photo ID:157096
View count: 79
Registration / Serial:144838
Aircraft Version:Douglas RA-3B Skywarrior
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):12084
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:19 October 1967
Photo by:Stephen MillerContact
Registration / Serial:76824
Military Code:RA
Aircraft Original Type:Martin JRM Mars (170)
Aircraft Generic Type:Martin JRM Mars
Aircraft Version:Martin JRM-2 Mars
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):9268
Aircraft Name:Caroline Mars
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1952
Photo from:William T. Larkins CollectionContact
Photo ID:125551
View count: 65
Martin JRM-2 "Caroline Mars" moored at NAS Alameda. Photo by Pete Bowers.
Registration / Serial:76824
Aircraft Version:Martin JRM-2 Mars
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):9268
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:1952
Photo from:William T. Larkins CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:76821
Military Code:RA-821
Aircraft Original Type:Martin JRM Mars (170)
Aircraft Generic Type:Martin JRM Mars
Aircraft Version:Martin JRM-3 Mars
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VR-2
C/n (msn):9265
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1948 to 1956
Photo from:William T. Larkins CollectionContact
Photo ID:125513
View count: 158
Leaving NAS Alameda to take off in the Bay. US Navy photo.
Registration / Serial:76821
Aircraft Version:Martin JRM-3 Mars
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):9265
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:1948 to 1956
Photo from:William T. Larkins CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:142200
Serial Painted:2200
Military Code:NH-312
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-4 Skyhawk
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-4 Skyhawk (A4D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas A-4A Skyhawk (A4D-1)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VA-113
C/n (msn):11454
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1 January 2012
Photo by:William T. LarkinsContact
Photo ID:104713
View count: 87
Mounted on the pylon inside the main gate at Alameda Point (former NAS Alameda), beautifully repaired after the mishap on 14 June 2011 when the crane tipped over (see here).
Registration / Serial:142200
Serial Painted:2200
Aircraft Version:Douglas A-4A Skyhawk (A4D-1)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):11454
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:1 January 2012
Photo by:William T. LarkinsContact
Registration / Serial:149067
Aircraft Original Type:Piper PA-23 Apache/Aztec
Aircraft Generic Type:Piper PA-23 Apache/Aztec (UO/U-11)
Aircraft Version:Piper U-11A Aztec (UO-1/PA-23-250)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):27-357
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:1960 to 1969
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:102066
View count: 64
Now at the Pima Museum but seen here when still in service.
Registration / Serial:149067
Aircraft Version:Piper U-11A Aztec (UO-1/PA-23-250)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):27-357
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:1960 to 1969
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:131723
Aircraft Original Type:Convair R3Y Tradewind
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair R3Y Tradewind
Aircraft Version:Convair R3Y-2 Tradewind
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):[ 131723 ]
Aircraft Name:Caribbean Sea Tradewind
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:October 1956
Photo from:William T. Larkins CollectionContact
Photo ID:80779
View count: 94
The "Caribbean Sea Tradewind" leaving NAS Alameda. Photo by Peter M. Bowers.
Registration / Serial:131723
Aircraft Version:Convair R3Y-2 Tradewind
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):[ 131723 ]
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:October 1956
Photo from:William T. Larkins CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:142200
Serial Painted:2200
Military Code:NH-312
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-4 Skyhawk
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-4 Skyhawk (A4D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas A-4A Skyhawk (A4D-1)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VA-113
C/n (msn):11454
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:14 June 2011
Photo by:William T. LarkinsContact
Photo ID:43895
View count: 133
Photo 1 of 3 (see here). After over two years of volunteer restoration work on the A-4 at the former NAS Alameda this beautiful Douglas A-4 was about to be remounted on the pylon at the main gate.
Registration / Serial:142200
Serial Painted:2200
Aircraft Version:Douglas A-4A Skyhawk (A4D-1)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):11454
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:14 June 2011
Photo by:William T. LarkinsContact
Registration / Serial:142200
Serial Painted:2200
Military Code:NH-312
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-4 Skyhawk
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-4 Skyhawk (A4D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas A-4A Skyhawk (A4D-1)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VA-113
C/n (msn):11454
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:14 June 2011
Photo by:William T. LarkinsContact
Photo ID:43894
View count: 70
Photo 2 of 3 (see here). Suddenly the plane dropped and hit the pylon as the cables were slacked off. The reason was that the crane was tipping over and about to fall. It can be seen in the upper left hand corner.
Registration / Serial:142200
Serial Painted:2200
Aircraft Version:Douglas A-4A Skyhawk (A4D-1)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):11454
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:14 June 2011
Photo by:William T. LarkinsContact
Registration / Serial:142200
Serial Painted:2200
Military Code:NH-312
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas A-4 Skyhawk
Aircraft Generic Type:Douglas A-4 Skyhawk (A4D)
Aircraft Version:Douglas A-4A Skyhawk (A4D-1)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VA-113
C/n (msn):11454
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:14 June 2011
Photo by:William T. LarkinsContact
Photo ID:43893
View count: 104
Photo 3 of 3 (see here). The final scene with the crane on its side after hitting the tail section of the A-4 as it came down. The Skyhawk was eventually repaired and successfully mounted on the pylon (see here).
Registration / Serial:142200
Serial Painted:2200
Aircraft Version:Douglas A-4A Skyhawk (A4D-1)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):11454
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:14 June 2011
Photo by:William T. LarkinsContact
Registration / Serial:143703
Military Code:NL-412
Aircraft Original Type:Vought V-383 F8U/F-8 Crusader
Aircraft Generic Type:Vought V-383 F8U/F-8 Crusader
Aircraft Version:Vought DF-8F Crusader
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VF-154
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Collection:USS Hornet Museum
Photo Date:28 September 2014
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Photo ID:28521
View count: 62
Stunning Crusader on the USS Hornet's deck.
Registration / Serial:143703
Aircraft Version:Vought DF-8F Crusader
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:28 September 2014
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Registration / Serial:148999
Military Code:66
Aircraft Original Type:Sikorsky S-61
Aircraft Generic Type:Sikorsky S-61 (H-3/HSS-2/Sea King)
Aircraft Version:Sikorsky SH-3H Sea King (S-61B)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):61073
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Collection:USS Hornet Museum
Photo Date:28 September 2014
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Photo ID:25842
View count: 42
Painted as Helo 66 of HS-4, the recovery helicopter for several Apollo crews. The real Helo 66 was 152711, which was lost in an anti-submarine warfare training mission off San Diego in 1975.
Registration / Serial:148999
Aircraft Version:Sikorsky SH-3H Sea King (S-61B)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):61073
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:28 September 2014
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Registration / Serial:132057
Military Code:WR-5
Aircraft Original Type:North American FJ Fury
Aircraft Generic Type:North American AF-1/FJ Fury
Aircraft Version:North American FJ-2 Fury
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
C/n (msn):181-131
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Collection:USS Hornet Museum
Photo Date:28 September 2014
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Photo ID:25828
View count: 47
Although its designation and name pretended it was a version of the straight-winged FJ Fury, the FJ-2 was in fact a navalised F-86 Sabre. 132057 is also reported as being c/n 181-132.
Registration / Serial:132057
Aircraft Version:North American FJ-2 Fury
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
C/n (msn):181-131
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:28 September 2014
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Registration / Serial:160599
Military Code:NG-700
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed S-3 Viking
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed S-3 Viking
Aircraft Version:Lockheed S-3B Viking
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):394A-3179
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Collection:USS Hornet Museum
Photo Date:28 September 2014
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Photo ID:4570
View count: 62
188 S-3 Viking submarine hunters were built in the 1970s.
Registration / Serial:160599
Aircraft Version:Lockheed S-3B Viking
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):394A-3179
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:28 September 2014
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Registration / Serial:124915
Military Code:UP-8
Aircraft Original Type:Piasecki H-25/HUP Retriever
Aircraft Generic Type:Piasecki H-25/HUP Retriever
Aircraft Version:Piasecki HUP-1 Retriever
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):8
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Collection:USS Hornet Museum
Photo Date:28 September 2014
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Photo ID:4529
View count: 58
A rare HUP-1 rescue helicopter is preserved on board USS Hornet.
Registration / Serial:124915
Aircraft Version:Piasecki HUP-1 Retriever
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):8
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:28 September 2014
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Registration / Serial:153879
Military Code:210
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell F-4 Phantom II
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas F-4S Phantom II
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):2461
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Collection:USS Hornet Museum
Photo Date:28 September 2014
Photo by:Peter de JongContact
Photo ID:3598
View count: 71
On the USS Hornet deck, unfortunately unpainted. In the background are three Keystone State-class crane ships placed in the US naval reserve.
Registration / Serial:153879
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas F-4S Phantom II
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):2461
City / Airport:Alameda - NAS / Nimitz Field (KNGZ / NGZ) (closed)
Photo Date:28 September 2014
Photo by:Peter de JongContact