CFB COMOX AIRSHOW - 1986


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CP-121 Tracker from VU33.

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CT-133 from home base, the T-bird in the Tow Target paint scheme.

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In 1986, this two tone grey scheme was starting to replace the Maritime Patrol scheme of gloss paints and lightning flash.

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The USMC Harrier is always a welcome sight at shows and gets lots of attention..

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U.S. Navy A-6E Intruder from NAS Whidbey Island.

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U.S. Navy A-4 Skyhawk, the US Navy demonstration team the Blue Angels flew this type until the end of this airshow season.

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The real star of TOP GUN, the F-14 Tomcat. The movie was released during this year and the F-14 was the star at every airshow it went to.....actually, it still is!

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At the time of this photo, it would be impossible to believe that this jet would be used to drop smart bombs 20 years later.

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One of my personal favorites, the F-106 Delta Dart from Montana.

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US Navy EA_6B Prowler from NAS Whidbey Island.

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