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Old 11-29-2012, 09:16 PM   #724
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Originally Posted by Rob Dirt View Post
This plane is at a park close to my house.

Thats a Lockheed T-33 Shooting Star.

I used to work on them when I was stationed in Alaska during the mid 80's.

In fact, I even got to fly one from the back seat once when I had to do some emergency maintenance on some Cold War Alert F-15's at Galena and King Salmon Alaska.

They were a very dependable Korean War vintage (read: early 50's!) jet...I learned a lot working on them.
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