Aircraft Photo of 146973 | Vought F-8K Crusader | USA - Marines | #1861
Registration / Serial:146973
Military Code:KB-00
Aircraft Original Type:Vought F8U Crusader
Aircraft Generic Type:Vought F8U/F-8 Crusader
Aircraft Version:Vought F-8K Crusader
C/n (msn):705
Operator Titles:USA - Marines
City / Airport:Kaneohe - Kaneohe Bay MCAS / Marion E Carl FieldMap
Region / Country:Hawaii, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: PHNG   IATA: NGF   Local: NGF   Other: -
Photo Date:May 1981
Photo by:Richard Vandervord
Photo ID: 1861
Photo Comment

Since this shot, the Crusader gate guard outside MCAS Kaneohe Bay has been repainted at least twice, with a 'DB' tail code and now 'WT' of VMF-232 which was a local F-8 unit. Doubtless the marks shown here are fictitious

This photo is copyright © Richard Vandervord, and may not be used or published in any way without permission.

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