Chanute AFB Air Show
 

Rantoul, Illinois

 

1960

 

 

4 O'Clock view of the B-36

 

 

Portside view B-36

 

 

Portside view B-47

 

 

10 o'clock view B-52

 

 

The F-100 Thunderjet, nicknamed The Ruptured Duck. It was used at Luke AFB, Arizona to develop the Over The Shoulder Bomb Toss.

 

 

Me in the front seat of the T-28. At this shot I was 6' 4" and 185 pounds. The 505 Khakis were the Summer Uniform in those days. Class A required the addition of tie and Bush Jacket.

 

 

Somewhat self explanatory. Town limits of Rantoul (Rangoon to the airmen), home of Chanute AFB F-86 static display

 

 

Me standing by main gear of B-52. I'm 6' 4" tall.

 

 

The T-28 trainer

 

 

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