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The scientific tourist #321 — SPAD XIII

Brought to you by the Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix, Arizona — it’s a SPAD XIII fighter… Continue reading

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The scientific tourist #267 — the F-100 “Super Sabre”

On display at the South Dakota Air and Space Museum, it’s the F-100 “Super Sabre”… Continue reading

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The scientific tourist #248 — F-84F Thunderstreak

On display at the Kansas Aviation Museum in Wichita, Kansas — a Republic F-84F Thunderstreak… Continue reading

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The scientific tourist #228 — the MiG-21F

Seen at the Museum of the USAF in Dayton, Ohio — it’s a Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21F “Fishbed” fighter-interceptor…

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The scientific tourist #208 — A6M7 Zero fighter

Coming to you from the San Diego Air and Space Museum, it’s an A6M7 Zero fighter…

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The scientific tourist #189 — know your MiGs

This week I’ll talk a bit about two pictures from the San Diego Air and Space Museum — one you’ve seen before, and one you haven’t. First up is a MiG-17 on display in the pavilion (used to be a … Continue reading

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The scientific tourist #162 — MiG-23

A MiG-23 “Flogger” at the Deutsches Museum / Air and Space Museum, Schleissheim…

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The scientific tourist #150 — Saab J35 Draken

Today’s picture is a Saab J35 Draken — a second-generation supersonic interceptor, seen at the Flugwerft Schleißheim branch of the Deutsches Museum in Munich, Germany…

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The scientific tourist #141 — F-86A Sabre

This week’s image is of an F-86A Sabre jet fighter at the Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio…

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The scientific tourist #140 — the Messerschmitt Bf-109

This week’s image is of a Messerschmitt Bf-109 fighter at the Deutsches Museum in Munich, Germany…

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