Wearing at this time ETOM 52 markings and was nicknamed "Vakalele". Crashed 06-May-2007 while attempting to make an emergency landing on a road, en route from El Gorah Air Base to Santa Katarina in Sinai Egypt while operated by Multinational Force & Observers (MFO). There were unfortunately 9 fatalities. RIP.
DUTCH 66 arriving for the 1986 Norton show. 972 replaced 955 as Lockheed's dedicated test machine until it was retired to the NASM on March 6 1990 after performing a record setting flight from LA to Washington D.C.