Questo sito web utilizza cookie. Continuando a usare e a navigare su questo sito, accetti l'utilizzo dei cookie.
Chiudi
Sapevi che il tracking dei voli di FlightAware è supportato dalla pubblicità?
Puoi aiutarci a mantenere FlightAware gratuito accettando gli annunci pubblicitari di FlightAware.com. Ci impegniamo per far sì che i nostri annunci siano pertinenti e discreti per offrire la migliore esperienza. Aggiungere gli annunci ammessi su FlightAware è facile e veloce oppure puoi prendere in considerazione i nostri account premium.
Chiudi
(Registrati o Accedi)
  43 Voti (4.60 Media) e 5.318 Visualizzazioni  

/images/icons/csMagGlass.png Media / grande / piena

Northrop RF-5 Tigereye (N685TC)

Aggiunto

Comments

Please log in or register to post a comment.

cliff731
Ken - thanks for sharing this one with us!!!
ken kemperPhoto Uploader
You are welcome Cliff.......
Thomas Clark
One beautifully designed utility jet fighter.However the bunch that turned their noses up at it,
just happened to be the U.S. Military, Such a shame!!!
Jean Marc PITTONI
tellement rare chez nous !! ;-)
Dave Yoder
Are we sure it is an RF-5? It does not have the recce nose for cameras & is an A model (tip tanks & no aux air doors). Not positive but I believe the RF version was an E model with the shark nose.
Greg Byington
The FAA lists the SN for this F-5 to be 1009 and that it was built in 1968. Then, there is this info from Joe Baugher:

Northrop RF-5A-40-NO Freedom Fighter
68-9108 (MSN RFG.1009) to Royal Norwegian AF as 89108, later as 108.

Nice pic, Ken!

Oh, and Dave, F5 is the correct ICAO code for the aircraft type, but that is for all variants. I don't know how/why FA associates a particular variant name (or manufacturer) to an ICAO code, but it often isn't exactly correct for the aircraft pictured. For example, when you enter CONI for a Constellation FA always shows it as: Lockheed EC-121 Constellation, whether it is an "E" version or not. But that also means that sometimes it is correct! Sort of like a clock that is broken showing the correct time twice a day. Anyway, hope that helps. ;-)
Dave Yoder
Having flown over a 1,000 hrs in the F5B/E/F models & very familiar with the RF-5E as the Royal Saudi AF had them, I was just curious as to the Reccee A model. Good discussion.
ken kemperPhoto Uploader
Dave.....

A great discussion. Enjoyed it !!
jhayes66
The elusive Koswar.

Accedi

Non hai un account? Registrati adesso (è gratis) per usufruire di funzioni personalizzate, allarmi voli e molto altro!