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March Air Field Museum Ride 2/10/2013

Was a chilly ride with some rain on the way back. Really cool planes and items at the museum.With some good food for lunch. Enjoy...


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Thanks Joseph. The B-47 brought back memories of the ONE B-47 that was in the RCAF inventory for a time....
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Thanks Joseph. The B-47 brought back memories of the ONE B-47 that was in the RCAF inventory for a time....

Yea had a great time there.One of the guys on the ride works for McDonald-Douglass and another worked for Locheed.So it was like having two tour guides. It was cool to see the plane with Ft.Worth Texas on the tail.I was born at Carswell AFB in Ft.Worth. But now its under a different name and the old hospital where i was born is now a federal prison for women..

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Cool video's Weljo thanks for sharing!





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Cool video's Weljo thanks for sharing!


Thanks, Wasn't sure if i'd like the camera on the helmet. But i do.

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Heres a Video one of the guys made of inside the museum and the planes outside.


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Joseph,

Really great! What a tremendous air museum, and what a great photo montage. I'm going to have to make it a point to visit one day. I could spend days there gazing at their displays.

Some great aircraft in their collection. I won't remember them all by a long shot but I did see an A-1, a BT-6 I believe, F-4, F-80, F-84, F-86, F-100, F-101, F-102 (I recall that was the version that had the pointy vertical stabilizer, unlike the F-106), F-105, several Migs (perhaps a 17 and 19), B-17G, B-29, B-57 Canberra, B-52 (I think there's a law that requires every air museum to have a Buff), KC-97, and stuff I've already forgotten since watching the video. Spectacular!

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Joseph,

Really great! What a tremendous air museum, and what a great photo montage. I'm going to have to make it a point to visit one day. I could spend days there gazing at their displays.

Some great aircraft in their collection. I won't remember them all by a long shot but I did see an A-1, a BT-6 I believe, F-4, F-80, F-84, F-86, F-100, F-101, F-102 (I recall that was the version that had the pointy vertical stabilizer, unlike the F-106), F-105, several Migs (perhaps a 17 and 19), B-17G, B-29, B-57 Canberra, B-52 (I think there's a law that requires every air museum to have a Buff), KC-97, and stuff I've already forgotten since watching the video. Spectacular!

Thanks a lot for posting it.



I had a blast there. Didn't know anything about the place and that it was located not that far from me. A few of the guys want to go check out the space shuttle soon. Looking foward to that.

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Put the Pima Air Museum (across from the Davis-Montham AFB at the south end of Tucson, just off I-10) on your 'bucket-list', AND IF you come to it while I'm here in AZ I'll meet you and go thru it w/ you.


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Sounds like a . When do you head back up to Canada? I'm looking at taking a trip somewhere,anywhere before summer..

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Put the Pima Air Museum (across from the Davis-Montham AFB at the south end of Tucson, just off I-10) on your 'bucket-list', AND IF you come to it while I'm here in AZ I'll meet you and go thru it w/ you.

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[QUOTE=fasteddiecopeman;229473]Early in April - REALLY early!


That might work out. My girl will be back from Puerto Rico March 20th and leaving April 3rd.


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