Museum of the United States Air Force 2010 Jan 08. JLoewe © 2010 jlofoto.net. It was a cold, snowy day when we arrived .... Which was good because no one else was there. The entrance to the WW2 Section. A6M Zero. Doolittle Exhibit. Spitfire. Mosquito. Mosquito. Mosquito. Mosquito.
It was a cold, snowy day when we arrived .... Which was good because no one else was there
This is the start of the Restoration shop tour. The guides are calling us into small groups.
They’re doing a great job making sure the paint is historically correct.
Douglas O-46 tail. This is the restoration work done by Purdue University engineering students
Douglas O-46 tail PU work. This will all be put back to original configuration.
Memphis Belle top turret – Gun sight has not been installed yet
Memphis Belle front section – Radio compartment – aft looking forward
Lockheed XF-90 – Or what’s left after sitting in the Nevada atomic test range for a bunch of years
Lockheed XF-90 – I always thought this was a cool looking airplane when I was a kid