It's ok, the threshold of runway 09 is only a few seconds away........
Wouldn't that be fun too?
Wouldn't that be fun?
Getting ready for launch as the cat steam rips thru from the winds.
The flight deck can be very dangerous if you are not careful as it can get fairly hectic and busy during flight ops.
A line's men acting as a brake rider rides the brake while the plane is being towed, marked for Capt. 'Notso' Swift- CAG, CVW-14.
This aircraft is officially done for the day as the lines crew tow her to the elevator and park her inside the hanger bay.
Prepping for her launch just shortly before sunset.
Prepping for her launch.
Prepping for her launch with live ordnances.
Comes to a complete stop.
VRC-30 DET-2 with wings folding.
16 ex-US DC-9s awaiting part-out. I picked N970VJ for the file reg number because of the bunch, it is the most historically significant (first Allegheny DC-9).
Overview of the scrapping area of Mojave. Jetran storage is center foreground, Mike Potter's area to the right, Scroggins/Thompson to the left, ECS yard just above the two HAL DC-9s, Alameda Metal... (more)