La Paz-El Alto 2008Back to Country
Date: 12 October 2008
Static: FAB66 C-130B GAT71/Diablos Negros FAB90 F-27-400M TAM (FAB008)/’FAB010’ Lj25B Aerofotogrametria FAB453 PC-7 GAC34 FAB628 T-33A no mks FAB636 T-33A no mks FAB753/3312 AS332 FAB/FAV mks The c/n plate of the Herc revealed its true identity: 282-3560. The Lj24B had its real serial taped over. The purpose of this escapes us as the true Learjet FAB010 was parked elsewhere on base as well! Active: CP-1376 C-130H TAB CP-2184 C-130A TAB FAB96 MA-60 TAM FAB100 BAe146-200 TAM new c/s FAB730 HB315B GA51 Elsewhere outside: FAB61 C-130B GAT71/Diablos Negros FAB65 C-130B GAT71/Diablos Negros FAB010 Lj25D Aerofotogrametria FAB607 T-33A Esc311 FAB612 T-33A Esc311 FAB634 T-33A Esc311 spcl mks FAB639 T-33A Esc311 The special marks still worn by FAB634 consist of commemorative texts 50 years of the air force and 75 years of the unit on the tail. Dump: ... F27 FAB/TAM fuselage ... F27 FAB/TAM fuselage These should be FAB91 and FAB94, but were not individually identified. Seen in hangars (some hangars where closed): FAB101 BAe146-200 TAM hang. new c/s ... Beech 58 GAC31 hangar (FAB023?) Beech 90 GAC31 hangar FAB002 Beech 200C GAT71 hangar gy FAB018 Beech 200C GAC31 hangar FAB043 Beech 1900 GAC31 hangar ... Ce210 GAC31 hangar FAB021 Ce421 Aerofotogrametria FAB74 CL-66B TAM hangar (FAB028?) RC690 nn FAB001 Sabre 60 GAC31 hangar ... 3x T-33 Aerofotogrametria Elsewhere stored and preserved: Except for the addition of FAB99 BAe146-100 the storage situation of military aircraft and propliners was the same as noted a year ago (see Scramble 342 - Page 102/103). Also, ‘TAM-01’ DC-3, FAB602 T-33 and FAB362 AT-6D are still preserved at the base.