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Miramar 2002

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Date: 18-20 October 2002

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F/A-18A Hornet, US Navy
The Blue Angels are flying nowadays with the mighty F/A-18 Hornet. The livery of blue and gold of Blue Angel number 5 colours well with the blue sky over Miramar.

Photo Andreas Zeitler

ZH803/R-003		S.Harrier FA2	801sq  
86-0121/EL	        B-1B		37th BS          
68-0225		        C-5A	        439th AW         
84-0126		        C-21A	        332nd AF         
53-0200		        KC-97L	        pres, nose only  
63-9814		        C-130E	        62nd AS          
72-1130/HO	        F-4F	        20th FS          
86-0187/SJ, 88-1698/SJ	F-15E	        334th FS         
85-1499/MI		F-16C	        107th FS MI ANG  
85-1573/MI		F-16D	        107th FS MI ANG  
85-0816/HO		F-117A	        8th FS           
01-26884, 01-26885	UH-60L	        D/158th AVN      
90-0336			AH-64A	        1-285th AVN AZ NG
99-3058/ST	        RQ-1K	        nn               
92-0334/RA	        T-1A	        99th FTS         
57-2240/EN	        T-37B	        89th FTS         
64-13469/EN	        T-37B	        89th FTS         
66-8359/EN, 70-1580/EN	T-38A	        89th FTS         
68-8141/HO, 68-8150/HO	T-38A	        7th CTS          
68-8160/VN		T-38A	        25th FTS         
160432/CB-01	        EA-6B	        VMAQ-1           
162141/NH-23	        C-2A	        VRC-30 Det.3     
160015/QB	        KC-130R	        VMGR-352         
160964/00	        F-5F	        VMFAT-401        
730855/01	        F-5E	        VMFAT-401        
741556/AF-12	        F-5E	        VFC-13           
162902/MF-15	        F/A-18A	        VMFA-134         
163458/SH-233	        F/A-18C	        VMFAT-101        
165414/VK-05	        F/A-18D	        VMFA(AW)-121     
165330/WR-735	        AH-1W	        HMLA-775         
158559/WR-745	        UH-1N	        HMLA-775         
154815/ML-426	        CH-46E	        HMM-764          
154822/YP-15	        CH-46E	        HMM-163          
165346/MS-488	        CH-53E	        HMH-769          
165062/B-262	        T-45A		TW-2            
N850NA/161704		F/A-18A	        NASA Dryden     
1716			HC-130H	        USCG Sacramento	
6562	                HH-65A	        USCG Los Angeles
N34TX	                T-34A	        ex 55-0239      
N39DF	                L-39ZA	        private		931320  
N45TB	                T-34B	        ex 140901/BG-235
N50DG	                L-29	        private		892817  
N59AF	                L-5	        private		76-137  
N88LK  "34"		L-29	        private         
N130TD			T-28B	        ex 140030       
N139CK "62 wh"		L-39ZA	        private		430315	  
N143SG			Galeb G-2	ex YugoAF 23143
N315RF "4418"		MiG-21U		private        
NX333MJ			CT-133	        ex Canada 21456
N447TV			T2V-1A	        ex 144735      
NX518WB			Firefly AS6	ex UK WB518
N653DB			T-28C		ex 140653            
N876RS			NRA-3B	        ex 142667	11730
N884TA "248884"		AT-6G	        ex 49-3190           
N1038A			SNJ-5	        private		90917        
N1100R			PT-13	        private              
N2207/822207		Yak-52	        private              
N2833G			C-45G	        ex 51-11602          
N5263G			TL-19A	        ex 51-12032          
N7300C			AT-6D	        private              
N9323Z			B-17G	        ex 44-83514          
N41125 "01"		MiG-15UTI	private		242266
N53594			C-46F		ex 44-78663
N64606			H-21B	        ex 54-4001 
N99192			T-33A	        private    
NX99395			T-28A	        ex 49-1540 

Museum static:
154204/52		A-4F		preserved 
157246/MF-08	        F-4S	        preserved
122189/WF-15	        F4U-5N	        preserved
16278/7		        FM-2	        preserved
150219/YP-20	        UH-34D	        preserved
33840/WL-28	        TO-1	        preserved

85-1608			C-31A		USA Para Team 
81-0034/FF		F-15C	        27th FS       
88-0466/HL, 89-2108/HL	F-16CG	        4th FS        
149791/QB, 149792/QB	KC-130F	        VMGR-352      
149795/QB		KC-130F	        VMGR-352      
151891			TC-130G	        Blue Angels   
164763			C-130T	        Blue Angels   
161422/AD-111		F-14B	        VF-101        
162694/AD-100		F-14B	        VF-101        
161955/1, 161983/2	F/A-18A	        Blue Angels   
161942/3, 161963/4	F/A-18A	        Blue Angels   
161959/5, 161956/6	F/A-18A	        Blue Angels   
161746/7		F/A-18B	        Blue Angels   
158762/5Y		HH-1N	        Yuma          
NX117BR			Lim-5R	        ex Poland 1529
N151AF			P-51D	        ex 45-11525   
N617NL			Hunter T7	private
NX773RN			F4U		private
N2580 "422580"		P-51D		ex 67-22580

Eastern apron:
149798/QB, 149815/QB	KC-130F	VMGR-352
149800/QB		KC-130F	VMGR-352	hangar

F/A-18A#, F/A-18C$ and F/A-18Ds of VMFAT-101 'SH':
163120/-#	163130/226#	163770/231$	163450/234$
163509/235$	163447/241	163771/244	164237/252
164017/253	164001/257	164028/260	164032/261
164022/262	164051/266	164272/272	164224/273

F/A-18Ds of VMFA(AW)-121 'VK':
165409/00	165410/01	165411/02	165415/06
165527/10	165528/11

Western flightlines:
164117/WL-22		AV-8B		VMA-311                 
164153/WE-14	        AV-8B	        VMA-214                 
164544/WE-16	        AV-8B+	        VMA-214                 
165572/WL-07	        AV-8B+	        VMA-311                 
165583/WL-10	        AV-8B	        VMA-311                 
162451/-	        F/A-18A	        VMFA-134                
162889/MF-14	        F/A-18A	        VMFA-134                
165529/VK-12	        F/A-18D	        VMFA(AW)-121            
165530/VK-14	        F/A-18D	        VMFA(AW)-121            
165685/CE-07	        F/A-18D	        VMFA(AW)-225            
165687/CE-09	        F/A-18D	        VMFA(AW)-225            
162556/SN-52	        AH-1W	        HMLA-168                
165321/SN-65	        AH-1W	        HMLA-169                
165392/SN-68	        AH-1W	        HMLA-169	Fri only
165394/SN-69	        AH-1W	        HMLA-169                
162535/YR-40	        AH-1W	        HMH-462                 
163949/YR-41	        AH-1W	        HMH-462                 
159198/SN-31	        UH-1N	        HMLA-169                
159681/SN-32	        UH-1N	        HMLA-169                
159680/YR-30	        UH-1N	        HMH-462                 
159698/YR-32	        UH-1N	        HMH-462                 

CH-46Es of HMM-161 'YR':
156457/01	154016/02	156429/03	156438/04
154000/05	157652/06	156471/10	153380/11
152574/12	154846/13	153328/14	154832/15

CH-46Es of HMM-165 'YW':
155309/01	157655/05	154829/07	154011/11
154850/12	156434/14

CH-53Es of HMM-462 'YF':
162480/20	162006/21	162009/22	164365/23
161991/25	161382/27	163078/29	161179/30
162002/32	164360/34	163084/35	164785/37
163080/38	163079/39
On Friday an additional chopper was seen, wearing modex YF-24.

CH-53Es of HMM-361 'YN':
162003/53	162478/65	164361/66

CH-53Es of HMM-465 'YJ':
162501/04	164367/05	164789/06	164860/09
164777/12	164859/15

CH-53Es of HMM-161:
161265/20	161381/21	161388/22	163081/23
164536/24	164786/25	163074/-	164358/-	

50835			C-117D		preserved
131708			C-119F		preserved
42-72209		C-54B		pres, "90392/QF"
153110/RF-26		RF-4B		stored	far side

Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum: 
5722			Bell 214ST	preserved	ex Iraqi
81072			MiG-15bis	preserved
(44-86727)		B-25J		preserved
148492/DT-01	        A-4C	        preserved
160264/QP-00	        A-4M	        preserved
154170/DT-05	        A-6E	        preserved
124988/LC-4	        F2H-2	        preserved
135883/DN-3	        FJ-3	        preserved
151981/RF-06	        RF-4B	        preserved
144617/TN-21	        RF-8G	        preserved
141722/TN-1	        RF-9J	        preserved
124630/WF-23	        EF-10B	        preserved
158978/NE-100	        F-14A	        preserved
161749/VW-201	        FA-18A	        preserved
157784/WR-706	        AH-1J	        preserved
130252/WW-00	        CH-19E	        preserved
128596			UH-25B	        preserved
139990/SU	        OH-43D	        preserved
153304/UT-00	        CH-53A	        preserved
90866/WD-41	        SNJ-5	        preserved
155494/UU-01	        OV-10D	        preserved
(NL7076C)/726	        TBM-3E	        preserved
These aircraft could be seen from outside the fence, near the 
North Gate.

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