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RA-5C Vigilante, from RVAH-11, the "Checkertails."

One of our reconnaissance planes, the RA-5C Vigilante, from RVAH-11, the "Checkertails."

This plane looked supersonic just sitting on the flight deck. Good thing as with the maintenance it required, it was there a lot. But when it worked, it was wonderful.

It looks great, too. Beautiful aircraft.

This specific aircraft, #156622, is mothballed at the Military Aircraft Storage & Disposition Center (MASDC) in Arizona.

Med Cruise, 1974-1975
From the collection of PH-3 Robin Hartford, OZ Division.

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