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The Thunderbirds, Wiesbaden Erbenheim 21 May 1967156 viewsOf course they were the big attraction and received a lot of applause after their flying display. Commanded by Neil Eddins that season, there were 7 F-100Ds and a two-seat F-100F (Nbr NINE 63927). Supported by two C-130E-75-LM of 9 TFS, 21804 and 21851
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MB+251 Fiat G-91R3 c/n 91-590, Wiesbaden Erbenheim 21 May 1967117 viewsWGAF LeKG42 Pferdsfeld (a short hop away)
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116800 (51-16800) L-20 Beaver, Wiesbaden Erbenheim 21 May 1967130 viewsUS Army 5th Corps
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24524 Kaman HH-43B Husky, Wiesbaden Erbenheim 21 May 1967135 viewsUSAF Rescue paid a quick visit.

Also present, an F-102A 0-61249 of 526 FIS, camouflaged, F-4D Phantom 60262 of 417 TFS, and OH-13H 85371 of 5th Corps.
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01656 (50-1656) Cessna L-19A (O1-A) Bird Dog, Wiesbaden Erbenheim 21 May 1967120 viewsUS Army 5th Corps
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24130 (62-4130) Boeing C-135B c/n 18470, Wiesbaden Erbenheim 21 May 1967136 viewsMilitary Airlift Command, new kid on the block (fairly) and parked away from the spectators. On 24 Feb 1970 24130, when with 1 MAS Andrews AFB, re-engined and rather smart, brought the crew of Apollo 12 to Luxembourg on an official visit. In 1993 assigned to 55 Wing, Offut AFB
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0-80614 (48-614A) Lockheed VC-121B Constellation c/n 2606, Wiesbaden Erbenheim 21 May 1967128 viewsVIP version, with 0-80612 (Apols for discoloration - badly stored)
12 years later I would find her again at the Pima Air Museum near Tucson AZ (new file just being prepared from scans of diapositives)
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F-100D Thunderbirds Team, Wiesbaden Erbenheim 21 May 1967127 viewsThe mount of SSgt Jose A. 'Joe' Montano.
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69176 (66-9176A) Republic F-5A-30, Wiesbaden Erbenheim 21 May 1967126 viewsOn delivery with two others (69174, 69175) to the Iranian Air Force
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10679 North American T-39A Sabreliner, Wiesbaden Erbenheim 21 May 1967127 viewsPilot proficiency trainer, etc. 2 others, 10664, 10665 of 7101 ABW
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0-61606 Lockheed T-33A, Wiesbaden Erbenheim 21 May 1967140 views1868 Facility Checking Sqn, AFCS, with 0-61623, 0-61624, 0-35331
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DD+113 F104G c/n 7121, Wiesbaden Erbenheim 21 May 1967133 viewsJaboG 34 Memmingen. The base has an F-84 gate guard also numbered DD-113.
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