Transport, Cargo, Trainer, and Derivative Aircraft
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VIP TransportBoeing C-22A, serial 84-0193, was an FAA flight inspection aircraft before being acquired by the USAF. She remains in storage as of the date of this post.
Historic AirlinerBoeing 727, registration N7004U, as seen during late 2002, was the first of her type delivered to a customer. She was set aside at the boneyard for the Smithsonian NASM and acquired by the Pima Air and Space Museum in 2011.
Eagle Driver TrainerLambert Field-based F-15B seen during November, 2015, had only been in storage for a little more than seven years when this photo was taken.
Memphis-Based C-5AC-5A, serial 70-0463, is visible behind three stored F-15s. This photo, and the descriptions of the F-15s, can be found on the Fighters page.
VR-56 Skytrain IIC-9B, BuNo 159117, seen in storage during November, 2014. She was a Fleet Logistics Support Squadron 56 aircraft out of NAS Norfolk, VA.
Reclaimed Looking GlassApril, 2016, saw EC-135C, serial 63-8047, in pretty rough shape. Her destruction would follow approximately four months later.
Military LearsBoth of these C-21s, 84-0092 (left) and 84-0107 (right) arrived during September, 2011. Note the damaged nose on 0107. Photo from April, 2016.
Tired LiftmasterC-118B, BuNo 131601, seen during November, 2002. During her career she also served the USAF for a short period as 51-17650.