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Old 12-09-2008, 09:59 PM
 
Location: Central & coastal FL
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Some old photos from the late 70's early 80's that my dad took.

Army National Guard DHC-6 Twin Otter



Huey on approach to a gravel bar.




Thanks for sharing the oldies warptman. Nice history.
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Old 12-09-2008, 10:15 PM
 
Location: Bethel, Alaska
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It sure isn't the same with the Huey not around anymore. There is a old one around that goes out and picks up plane wrecks here, thankfully it's not put to much use for that part.
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Old 12-09-2008, 10:48 PM
 
Location: Nome
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I'll have to look around in my things. I had some of Cobras and Sikorsky Sky cranes From Ft Rucker Alabama
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Old 12-09-2008, 10:50 PM
 
Location: Bethel, Alaska
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I found some pictures he took while he was in Corpus Christie, I'll ask him where they're at. He has pictures of the Confederate Airforce somewhere.
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Old 12-10-2008, 08:10 AM
 
Location: Nome
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Now I know where you got your love of planes

Yeah I will have to see. I have some from the flight lines in California and from the hanger where we did maintanance on Huey's,Cobras and Kiowa's
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Old 12-10-2008, 09:29 AM
 
Location: Bethel, Alaska
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My dad was a Crew Chief in the Guard, he did it for 26 years! He wrenched on Beavers, Otters, Heliocouriers, Twin Otters, and the UH-1D Huey.
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Old 12-10-2008, 11:54 PM
 
Location: Bethel, Alaska
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Three from today...





Alaska State Troopers fly in style!

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Old 12-11-2008, 09:24 PM
 
Location: Central & coastal FL
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Three from today...





Alaska State Troopers fly in style!
Really nice. What a blue sky. No clouds.
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Old 12-11-2008, 10:33 PM
 
Location: Bethel, Alaska
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That was short lived, cloudy and snowed to day and tomorrow we have a blizzard warning.
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Old 12-11-2008, 11:39 PM
 
Location: Cosmic Consciousness
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Warpt, what does "wrenched" mean? Your dad "wrenched" on Otters, etc. (I know what kind of planes Otters are...)
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