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Mildenhall 1997

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Date: 24/25 May 1997

Made by: Mark Lindley, Nigel Howarth, Tony Lowther, Clive Wells, anonymous

Updated: 7 February 2000

Static and flightlines on North (public) side 
Hawk T.1                 XX233          	Red Arrows 
                         XX237          	Red Arrows 
                         XX292          	Red Arrows 
                         XX307          	Red Arrows 
                         XX308          	Red Arrows 
Hawk T.1A                XX227          	Red Arrows 
                         XX252          	Red Arrows 
                         XX253          	Red Arrows 
                         XX260          	Red Arrows 
                         XX306          	Red Arrows 
Hawk T.1A (replica)      XX226          	EP&TU [hangared] 
Hercules C.1             XV291          	LTW 
Jaguar GR.1A             XZ360/FN       	41 Sqn 
Nimrod MR.2              XV241   S      	206 Sqn/Kinloss Wing 
Tornado GR.1A            ZA370          	II(AC) Sqn 
Tornado GR.1B (replica)  ZA368/AJ-P     	EP&TU 
TriStar KC.1             ZD950          	216 Sqn 
Sea Harrier FA.2         ZD608/VL-717   	899 NAS 
                         ZH797/VL-716   	899 NAS 
F-16A Fighting Falcon    FA-70          	2 Sml/2 Wg 
                         FA-81          	1 Sml/2 Wg 
CP-140 Aurora            140118         	404 Sqn/14 Wg 
F-16A Fighting Falcon    E-607          	Esk 723 
F-16B Fighting Falcon    ET-197         	Esk 726 
MiG-29A Fulcrum          29+10          	JG-73 
                         29+01          	JG-73 
Tornado ECR              46+52          	JBG-32 
Tornado IDS              43+58          	JBG-34 
Br.1151 Atlantic         61+20          	MFG-3 
Tornado IDS              43+55          	MFG-2 
Antonov An-26 Curl       406            	89 VSD/1 SRS 
Aermacchi MB.339A        MM55058/61-41  	61  Stormo/212  Gruppo 
                         MM54508/61-56  	61  Stormo/212  Gruppo 
Aermacchi MB.339A/PAN    MM54475/1      	Il Frecce Tricolori 
                         MM54551/2      	Il Frecce Tricolori 
                         MM54484/3      	Il Frecce Tricolori 
                         MM54500/4      	Il Frecce Tricolori 
                         MM54536/5      	Il Frecce Tricolori 
                         MM54439/6      	Il Frecce Tricolori 
                         MM54473/8      	Il Frecce Tricolori 
                         MM54477/9      	Il Frecce Tricolori 
                         MM54485/11     	Il Frecce Tricolori 
                         MM54517/12     	Il Frecce Tricolori 
                         MM54478/0      	Il Frecce Tricolori 
CH-47D Chinook           D-665          	298 Sqn 
F-16A Fighting Falcon    J-364 *     S  	322 Sqn 
F-16A Fighting Falcon    J-876 *        	323 Sqn 
MBB BO.105CB             B-41           	299 Sqn 
P-3C-II Orion            310            	321 Sqn/MARPAT 
Let L-410UVP-E Turbolet  S5-BAD         	15 Brigada 
Pilatus PC-9             L9-52          	15 Brigada       'PTUJ' 
Airtech CN.235M-100      T19B-10/35-28  	Ala 35/352 Esc 
EF/A-18A Hornet          C15-21/15-08   	Ala 31/Grupo 15 
                         C15-38/15-25   	Ala 31/Grupo 15 
JA.37 Viggen             37439/01       	2/F4 
                         37385/55       	2/F4 
                         37392/62       	2/F4 
F-5E Tiger II            J-3081         	Patrouille Suisse 
                         J-3082         	Patrouille Suisse 
                         J-3086         	Patrouille Suisse 
                         J-3087         	Patrouille Suisse 
                         J-3088         	Patrouille Suisse 
                         J-3090         	Patrouille Suisse 
                         J-3091         	Patrouille Suisse 
F-16C Fighting Falcon    88-0035        	4nci AJU/141 Filo 
A-10A Thunderbolt II     81-0966/SP bk/w        52nd FW/81st FS 
B-1B Lancer              86-0123/DY bk          7th Wg/9th BS 
C-5B Galaxy              87-0027 y/bl           436th AW/3rd AS 
C-9A Nightingale         71-0879                86th AW/75th AAS 
C-20A Gulfstream III     83-0501                86th AW/76th AS 
C-21A Learjet            84-0126                375th AW/458th AS,332nd ALF 
C-130E Hercules          64-17681/RS bl/w       86th AW/37th AS 
C-141B StarLifter        65-9401 y/bl           437th AW/15th AS 
CT-43A                   73-1154          	140th FW/200th AS,'City of Colorado Springs' CO ANG 
E-3B Sentry              76-1605/OK mlt   A/S   552nd ACW/965th AACS '552 ACW'; '20 Years of E-3 Operations' 
EC-135C                  63-8054/OF bl          55th Wg/7th ACCS 
F-15C Eagle              86-0174/LN bk/y        48th FW/493rd FS 
F-15E Strike Eagle       90-0248/LN mlt     S   48th FW/492nd FS      '48 FW' 
F-16C Fighting Falcon    89-2001/AV bl/pr   S   31st FW/510th FS    '31 FW' 
                         89-2046/AV pr          31st FW/510th FS 
                         87-0303/1 *     A      Thunderbirds 
                         87-0329/2 *     A      Thunderbirds 
                         87-0327/3 *     A      Thunderbirds 
                         87-0325/4 *     A      Thunderbirds 
                         87-0313/5 *     A      Thunderbirds 
                         87-0331/7 *     A      Thunderbirds 
F-117A Nighthawk         85-0819/HO sv   S      49th FW/7th FS       '49 FW' 
KC-10A Extender          86-0028 bl/r           305th AMW/2nd ARS 
KC-135R Stratotanker     61-0312/D r/w/bl   A   100th ARW/351st ARS     'Holy Terror' 
MC-130H Hercules         84-0476                352nd SOG/7th SOS 
MC-130P Hercules         69-5831                352nd SOG/67th SOS 
MH-53J                   70-1625                352nd SOG/21st SOS 
OC-135B                  61-2670/OF bl          55th Wg/24th RS        'Open Skies' 
RC-135V                  64-14845/OF gn         55th Wg/38th RS 
X-1 (replica)            6062                   AFFTC Exh.  'Glamorous Glennis'     [hangared] 
AH-64A Apache            88-0234                6-6th Cav Regt 
UH-1H Iroquois           69-15605               HQ USEUCOM 
UH-60A Blackhawk         82-23723 IFOR          236th Med Co 
                         82-23727               236th Med Co [both on sports field] 
UH-60L Blackhawk         96-26692               7-158th Avn Regt/C Co 
EA-6B Prowler            161882/MD-04           VMAQ-3 
UC-12M Super King Air    163840/8G              NAF Mildenhall 
B-17G Flying Fortress    124485/DF-A (G-BEDF)   B-17 Preservation Ltd 'Sally B/Memphis Belle' 
cAC-18 Mustang 22        472218/WZ-I (G-HAEC)   Robert Davies/Old Flying 'Big Beautiful Doll'     Machine Co 
Extra EA.300             JY-RNA                 Royal Jordanian Falcons 
                         JY-RND                 Royal Jordanian Falcons 
                         JY-RNE                 Royal Jordanian Falcons 
                         JY-RNF                 Royal Jordanian Falcons 
                         JY-RNG                 Royal Jordanian Falcons 
F-86A Sabre              48-0178/FU-178         Golden Apple Trust/ (G-SABR)          OFMC 
P-63A Kingcobra          269097 (G-BTWR)        The Fighter Collection   'Trusssst Me' 
  
Flightlines South: 
Harrier GR.7             ZD345/12          	HOCU/20(R) Sqn 
                         ZD434/46          	HOCU/20(R) Sqn 
Hercules C.1             XV215             	LTW [Falcons support] 
Jaguar GR.1A             XX745/D           	16(R) Sqn 
Nimrod MR.2              XZ284         S   	206 Sqn/Kinloss Wing 
Tornado F.3              ZE206/FH          	25 Sqn 
                         ZE907/FM          	25 Sqn 
Alpha Jet E              E140/1 (F-TERD)   	La Patrouille de France 
                         E128/2 (F-TERN)   	La Patrouille de France 
                         E97/3 (F-TERL)    	La Patrouille de France 
                         E153/4 (F-TERH)   	La Patrouille de France 
                         E141/5 (F-TERA)   	La Patrouille de France 
                         E120/6 (F-TERG)   	La Patrouille de France 
                         E38/7 (F-TERC)    	La Patrouille de France 
                         E138/8 (F-TERM)   	La Patrouille de France 
                         E104/9 (F-TERB)   	La Patrouille de France 
                         E73/0 (F-TERP)    	La Patrouille de France 
Jaguar E                 E24/7-PH          	EC 02.007 
                         E37/7-PQ          	EC 02.007 
                         E7/7-PL           	EC 02.007 
Mirage 2000B             506/2-FC          	EC 02.002 
Mirage 2000C             4/2-FP            	EC 02.002 
Transall C-160R          R18/61-MM         	ET 01.061 
Tornado IDS              44+43             	JBG-34 
PC-7 Turbotrainer        L-03 *            	EMVO 
                         L-07 *            	EMVO 
SH-14D Lynx              270               	7 Sqn/HELIGRP 
C-130E/Tp.84 Hercules    84002/842         	F7 
F-16D Fighting Falcon    88-0015           	4nci AJU/141 Filo 
A-10A Thunderbolt II     81-0951/SP bk/w        52nd FW/81st FS 
B-1B Lancer              83-0065/DY bk     S    7th Wg/9th BS       '7th Wg' 
B-52H Stratofortress     61-0028/LA r           2nd BW/96th BS 
C-5A Galaxy              70-0454 bk/gd *        60th AMW/22nd AS    [Thunderbirds support] 
C-17A Globemaster III    95-0105 y/bl           437th AW/17th AS 
F-15C Eagle              86-0154/LN bk/y        48th FW/493rd FS 
                         86-0175/LN bk/y        48th FW/493rd FS 
F-15E Strike Eagle       90-0262/LN bl/w    S   48th FW/492nd FS      '48 OG' 
                         91-0325/LN bl/w        48th FW/492nd FS 
F-16C Fighting Falcon    91-0339/SP r     S     52nd FW/22nd FS        '22 FS' 
                         91-0341/SP r           52nd FW/22nd FS 
F-16D Fighting Falcon    87-0381/8 *     A      Thunderbirds 
F-117A Nighthawk         85-0834/HO y     S     49th FW/8th FS       '8 FS' 
KC-135R Stratotanker     57-1439/D r/w/bl       100th ARW/351st ARS       'Jokers Wild' 
                         57-1499/D r/w/bl       100th ARW/351st ARS 
                         62-3517/D r/w/bl       100th ARW/351st ARS 
MC-130H Hercules         87-0023                352nd SOG/7th SOS 
                         88-0193                352nd SOG/7th SOS 
MC-130P Hercules         69-5819                352nd SOG/67th SOS 
                         69-5820                352nd SOG/67th SOS 
MH-53J                   67-14993               352nd SOG/21st SOS 
                         73-1648                352nd SOG/21st SOS 
RC-135W                  62-4134/OF gn          55th Wg/38th RS 

Flying only: 
B-2A Spirit              93-1086/WM *           509th BW/393rd BS    'Spirit of Kitty Hawk' 
C-5B Galaxy              87-0041 *              436th AW/9th AS 
F-15E Strike Eagle	 86-0174/LN		493rd FS	     B-2 escort
F-15E Strike Eagle	 90-0262/LN		493rd FS	     B-2 escort
  
Additional visiting and support aircraft, 21-25 May: 
Aeritalia G.222TCM       MM62132/46-32 Thu     Italian AF 46  BA/98 Gruppo [Frecce support] 
BAe 125 CC.3             ZD703 Sun             RAF 32(TR) Sqn 
C-20A Gulfstream III     83-0500 Fri/Sun       USAF 86th AW/76th AS 
C-21A Learjet            84-0112 Fri           USAF 86th AW/76th AS 
C-130H Hercules          347 Wed               R Jordanian AF 3 Sqn   'Guts Air Line' 
Gazelle HT.3             ZB626/L Sun           RAF 2 FTS [Red Arrows support] 
Learjet 35A              T-781 Thu             Swiss AF VIP Flight 
Merlin IIIA              CF-02 Thu             Belgian AF 21 Sml/15 Wg 
Sabreliner 75A           9A-BLY Fri/Sun        Croatian AF Transport           Esk 
Super King Air 350C      HB-GII Thu            Swiss AF VIP Flight 
  
LEGEND:      *  -  Present on Saturday only 
             A  -  Anniversary markings 
             S  -  Other special markings 

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