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More from Fort Worth

Post by hawgwash » Fri Feb 12, 2021 3:04 am

Hope this finds you all well. Thought I'd post some recent images from north Texas, not too much of interest but anything right now is a bonus.

88th FTS T-38C at Alliance with an identity crisis..
ImageaKAFW-08Feb2021-IMG_4061 by Matt Ellis, on Flickr

Sniper 11 night stopped
ImageaKAFW-07Feb2021-IMG_4826 by Matt Ellis, on Flickr

Sometime they are like flies.....
ImageaKFTW-07Feb2021-IMG_3912 by Matt Ellis, on Flickr

Eight Ballers Texan II at Meacham, I waited for it to leave for two days and missed it in the end...
ImageaKFTW-07Feb2021-IMG_3943 by Matt Ellis, on Flickr
ImageaKFTW-07Feb2021-IMG_4019 by Matt Ellis, on Flickr

Draken's latest F1M and former 2009 Tiger Meet player
ImageaKAFW-04Feb2021-IMG_4785 by Matt Ellis, on Flickr

VX-20 Depot 11 stopped in for gas at Alliance
ImageaKAFW-04Feb2021-IMG_4507 by Matt Ellis, on Flickr
ImageaKAFW-04Feb2021-IMG_3821 by Matt Ellis, on Flickr

Local imposter in the form of a S-211
ImageaKAFW-04Feb2021-IMG_4239 by Matt Ellis, on Flickr

Shaw Viper was another night stopper
ImageaKAFW-04Feb2021-IMG_3846 by Matt Ellis, on Flickr
Regards,

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Fort Worth, Texas
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Post by paddyboy » Fri Feb 12, 2021 6:34 am

Hi Matt :P

‘Not much of interest’ :S

Look at those first two shots :Wow:

Thanks for posting :thumbs:

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Post by Seacat192 » Fri Feb 12, 2021 7:25 am

Great selection here, but my favourite of the set is the Mirage F-1M.

Thanks for posting.


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Post by dragonchaser » Fri Feb 12, 2021 8:23 am

Another excellent set, the F5N is a cracker.

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Post by galaxysi » Fri Feb 12, 2021 9:37 am

Very nice selection.Night Mirage and the E-2 are my favourites.

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Post by SW Sky Blue » Fri Feb 12, 2021 10:12 am

Nice Matt, especially the E-2D and the S-211 impersonating a T-45 lol :thumbs:

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Post by Sentinal » Fri Feb 12, 2021 4:47 pm

Another great and interesting set yet again.

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Post by PeteF » Fri Feb 12, 2021 7:34 pm

Very nice set of pics and some rarities there. I have a pic of the 8 Ballers HH-60 CAG at El Centro. Presumably the Air Force has a squadron with the same name with the 8 ballers Texan?

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Post by DanBeeden » Fri Feb 12, 2021 8:05 pm

Those special Texans (and T-38s that we've seen in other threads) look terrific.

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Post by Yunglee » Fri Feb 12, 2021 9:42 pm

Awesome set of images, thanks for sharing them.

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Post by matt e » Sat Feb 13, 2021 7:42 am

Nice set especially #2

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Post by Yammer » Tue Feb 16, 2021 4:34 pm

All great - not seen the Hawkeye with refuelling probe before
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Post by Supra » Wed Feb 17, 2021 11:29 am

Interesting set of shots & all worthy of a good inspection. The S211 is great with the civil serial where the military one would be on a T-45, not sure why he didn't finish the illusion by adding a tail-fin letter? Most interesting for me is the E-2D with that highly inconspicuous AAR probe looking like it's always been there....NOT!
Perhaps it's the 'Ghost of Christmas Future' if Airtanker play hardball. Maybe somebody with excellent photo-manipulation skills can show us an RAF C-17, P-8 & E-7 with this 'natural-looking' addition. :roll: :whistle:

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Post by slogen51 » Wed Feb 17, 2021 4:39 pm

Not much of interest!

What a great set of pictures

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Post by Blackcat1 » Fri Feb 19, 2021 9:00 pm

Great selection, what's not to like 😊
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Post by ciaranchef » Fri Feb 19, 2021 11:27 pm

Fantastic set....
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Post by XR713 » Sat Feb 20, 2021 8:26 am

Very nice.

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Re: More from Fort Worth

Post by Apache123 » Sat Feb 20, 2021 9:09 pm

Excellent variety of great pics

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