29 results found
Registration / Serial:163604
Other Marks:B-204
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell Douglas T-45 Goshawk
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas T-45 Goshawk
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas T-45A Goshawk
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
C/n (msn):A006
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:25 October 2006
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:174549
View count: 11
Another perfect day for flying at NAS El Centro.
Registration / Serial:163604
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas T-45A Goshawk
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
C/n (msn):A006
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:25 October 2006
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:162448
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):0297/A242
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:5 November 2003
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:174269
View count: 14
The fitting gate guard of NAS El Centro, the winter home of the famous Blue Angels.
Registration / Serial:162448
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):0297/A242
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:5 November 2003
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:155206
Military Code:206
Aircraft Original Type:British Aerospace Hawk
Aircraft Generic Type:BAE Systems Hawk
Aircraft Version:BAE Systems CT-155 Hawk
Operator / Titles:Canada - Air Force
Unit Markings:NFTC - NATO Flying Training in Canada
C/n (msn):IT014/700
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:16 February 2017
Photo by:Joe CopalmanContact
Photo ID:173635
View count: 24
An RCAF Hawk CT-155 assigned to the NATO Flying Training in Canada program, recovering at NAF El Centro after an early-evening training mission over the nearby ranges.
Registration / Serial:155206
Aircraft Version:BAE Systems CT-155 Hawk
Operator / Titles:Canada - Air Force
C/n (msn):IT014/700
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:16 February 2017
Photo by:Joe CopalmanContact
Registration / Serial:N125AZ
Other Marks:335972/18
Aircraft Original Type:North American B-25 Mitchell
Aircraft Generic Type:North American B-25 Mitchell
Aircraft Version:North American B-25J Mitchell
Operator / Titles:Commemorative Air Force
C/n (msn):108-35262
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:16 March 2013
Photo by:John OlafsonContact
Photo ID:170401
View count: 19
No longer with the "Maid in the Shade" nose art. Static display
Registration / Serial:N125AZ
Aircraft Version:North American B-25J Mitchell
Operator / Titles:Commemorative Air Force
C/n (msn):108-35262
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:16 March 2013
Photo by:John OlafsonContact
Registration / Serial:157201
Aircraft Original Type:Bell 204 / 205
Aircraft Generic Type:Bell 204/205/210 (H-1/40 Iroquois)
Aircraft Version:Bell HH-1K Iroquois (204)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):6325
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:28 March 1971
Photo from:Stephen Miller CollectionContact
Photo ID:166265
View count: 23
Photographer: Terry Coxall
Registration / Serial:157201
Aircraft Version:Bell HH-1K Iroquois (204)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):6325
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:28 March 1971
Photo from:Stephen Miller CollectionContact
Registration / Serial:158805
Military Code:NJ-560
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman A-6 Intruder/Prowler (G-128)
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman A-6 Intruder/Prowler (G-128)
Aircraft Version:Grumman EA-6B Prowler (G-128)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):MP-35
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:26 October 2006
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:156200
View count: 23
A typical scene at NAF El Centro.
Registration / Serial:158805
Aircraft Version:Grumman EA-6B Prowler (G-128)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):MP-35
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:26 October 2006
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:162786
Military Code:QH-786
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 82 Hercules
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed C-130 Hercules (L-082/182/282/382/100)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed KC-130T Hercules (L-382)
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
C/n (msn):382-5011
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:26 October 2006
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:151311
View count: 28
It looks like there is a race going on....this Herc of VMGR-234 'Thundering Herd' (Marine Forces Reserve unit) from NAS Ft. Worth, Tx., is seen on very short final for RWY 08.
Registration / Serial:162786
Aircraft Version:Lockheed KC-130T Hercules (L-382)
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
C/n (msn):382-5011
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:26 October 2006
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:164147
Other Marks:KD-26
Aircraft Original Type:Hawker Siddeley Harrier
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas V-8 Harrier
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas AV-8B Harrier II
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
C/n (msn):220
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:26 October 2006
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:151078
View count: 22
Unit is VMAT-203, Hawks, from MCAS Cherry Point, NC.
Registration / Serial:164147
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas AV-8B Harrier II
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
C/n (msn):220
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:26 October 2006
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:165678
Other Marks:AD-207
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing F/A-18/EA-18 Hornet/Growler
Aircraft Version:Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VFA-106
C/n (msn):1514/F017
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:25 October 2005
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:132620
View count: 34
This Super Hornet is operated by Strike Fighter Squadron One Zero Six [VFA-106] 'Gladiators'.
Registration / Serial:165678
Aircraft Version:Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):1514/F017
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:25 October 2005
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:162451
Other Marks:MF-08
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
C/n (msn):0300/A245
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:February 2001
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:115127
View count: 27
Rarely seen desert colourscheme of VMFA-134 (SMOKE).
Registration / Serial:162451
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
C/n (msn):0300/A245
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:February 2001
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:165544
Other Marks:AD-202
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing F/A-18/EA-18 Hornet/Growler
Aircraft Version:Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):1493/F006
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:18 November 2008
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:115123
View count: 25
A VFA-106 'Gladiators' Super Hornet from NAS Oceana, VA, is turning short final for RWY 26.
Registration / Serial:165544
Aircraft Version:Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):1493/F006
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:18 November 2008
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:159630
Other Marks:NE-101
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman F-14 Tomcat (G-303)
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman F-14 Tomcat (G-303)
Aircraft Version:Grumman F-14D(R) Tomcat
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):177/DR-18
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:February 1999
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:115120
View count: 48
Ready for take-off early in the morning.
Registration / Serial:159630
Aircraft Version:Grumman F-14D(R) Tomcat
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):177/DR-18
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:February 1999
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:162208
Other Marks:NJ-527
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman A-6 Intruder/Prowler (G-128)
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman A-6 Intruder/Prowler (G-128)
Aircraft Version:Grumman A-6E Intruder (G-128)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):I-701
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:November 1994
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:114632
View count: 31
Seen on short final in the golden evening light. Unit is Attack Squadron VA-128 'Golden Intruders' from NAS Whidbey Island. This aircraft last flew to AMARC as 5A0157 on May 2, 1995.
Registration / Serial:162208
Aircraft Version:Grumman A-6E Intruder (G-128)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):I-701
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:November 1994
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:163431
Other Marks:322
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C Hornet
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VFA-106
C/n (msn):0626/C005
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:5 November 2003
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:114606
View count: 33
Unit is VFA-106, Gladiators.
Registration / Serial:163431
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C Hornet
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):0626/C005
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:5 November 2003
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:165354
Other Marks:WP-01
Aircraft Original Type:Hawker Siddeley Harrier
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing V-8 Harrier
Aircraft Version:Boeing AV-8B(R) Harrier II+
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
C/n (msn):271
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:13 November 2007
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:111834
View count: 34
'The Great American Bulldog' of VMA-223 'Bulldogs' from MCAS Cherry Point is on short final for RWY 26.
Registration / Serial:165354
Aircraft Version:Boeing AV-8B(R) Harrier II+
Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
C/n (msn):271
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:13 November 2007
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:162176
Other Marks:NE-21
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman G-123 Greyhound
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman C-2 Greyhound (G-123)
Aircraft Version:Grumman C-2A Greyhound (G-123)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):56
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:16 November 2006
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:111821
View count: 36
This C-2 came in for a practice approach, unit is VRC-30 'Providers' based at NAS North Island, California.
Registration / Serial:162176
Aircraft Version:Grumman C-2A Greyhound (G-123)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):56
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:16 November 2006
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:165627
Other Marks:A-185
Aircraft Original Type:British Aerospace Hawk
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing T-45 Goshawk
Aircraft Version:Boeing T-45C Goshawk
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
Unit Markings:VT-7 / CTW-1
C/n (msn):C085
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:19 November 2008
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:97770
View count: 33
Please note the small blue practice bombs, which soon will be dropped in the nearby ranges.
Registration / Serial:165627
Aircraft Version:Boeing T-45C Goshawk
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):C085
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:19 November 2008
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:162167
Other Marks:RW-36
Aircraft Original Type:Grumman G-123 Greyhound
Aircraft Generic Type:Grumman C-2 Greyhound (G-123)
Aircraft Version:Grumman C-2A Greyhound (G-123)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):47
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:17 November 2009
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:96006
View count: 29
A colourful C-2 did a couple of practice approaches at NJK on this day and departed to NAS North Island later on.
Registration / Serial:162167
Aircraft Version:Grumman C-2A Greyhound (G-123)
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):47
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:17 November 2009
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:N323AX
Aircraft Original Type:Hawker Hunter
Aircraft Generic Type:Hawker Hunter
Aircraft Version:Hawker Hunter F58
Operator / Titles:ATAC - Airborne Tactical Advantage Company
C/n (msn):41H/679995
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:13 November 2007
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:96002
View count: 30
With the very last rays of sunshine I was able to photograph this 1958 built Hawker Hunter operated by ATAC. How often do you see a flying Hunter in the States these days? This Hunter was in good company of sistership N324AX.
Registration / Serial:N323AX
Aircraft Version:Hawker Hunter F58
Operator / Titles:ATAC - Airborne Tactical Advantage Company
C/n (msn):41H/679995
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:13 November 2007
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Registration / Serial:159409
Other Marks:NJ-720
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-3045
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)Map
Region / Country:California, United States
Photo Date:5 November 2003
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact
Photo ID:93037
View count: 32
Based at NAS North Island, this aircraft came to El Centro to practise simulated carrier landings. Unit is VS-41, the 'Shamrocks', please note the appropiate tail marking.
Registration / Serial:159409
Aircraft Version:Lockheed S-3B Viking
Operator / Titles:USA - Navy
C/n (msn):394A-3045
City / Airport:El Centro - El Centro NAF (KNJK / NJK)
Photo Date:5 November 2003
Photo by:Gerhard PlomitzerContact