That is a beautiful airplane - fantastic lines - unique engine noise - shot down untold enemy aircraft - helped win the war...
Oh, Sorry. I was talking about the Spitfire :)
Here's a shot of the first FANG F-15. It's a pretty mean, lean fighting machine. I wonder what the trade-off is
regards radar capability vs airframe age and avionics, though. All kidding aside, I do wish the next generation of pilots of the Fresno Air
Guard all the best: safe, fun and effective training - and may you never have to use your skills in angry conflict.
B.O.B. sent in this photo. Don't know who the author is... Great to see the Griffin patch on the nose though!