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Exploring: Mojave boneyard

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by Crom, Dec 15, 2009.

  1. Dec 15, 2009 at 8:01 PM
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    Crom

    Crom [OP] Outside...

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    In November I was traveling through the Mojave desert returning home from a trip when I found an airplane boneyard! I have always wanted to see one and now I finally have.

    I backed my truck up so I could stand on the bed and capture pics without the fence in the way.


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    Map
     
  2. Dec 15, 2009 at 8:45 PM
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    ForeRunner

    ForeRunner Scotch before noon. Moderator

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    Tucson, AZ. Davis Monthan AFB largest Air Force aircraft scrapyard. Lot's of B-52's. F-4 Phantoms F-111's and a lot more. Google it, it's impressive!
     
  3. Dec 15, 2009 at 8:51 PM
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    magikbean562

    magikbean562 once flirted with danger, danger got clingy

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  4. Dec 15, 2009 at 8:54 PM
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    blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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    drive by there all the time, so many scrapped f-14s since 2006
     
  5. Dec 15, 2009 at 8:56 PM
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    Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    thats cool as hell! Lets open it up and play some paintball!
     
  6. Dec 15, 2009 at 8:58 PM
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    Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    ForeRunner

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  9. Dec 16, 2009 at 3:07 PM
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    Evil Monkey

    Evil Monkey There's an evil monkey in my truck

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    It's not just a boneyard. That's where the airline industry stores unused jets in long-term storage.
     
  10. Dec 16, 2009 at 3:21 PM
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    thebigk

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    Google Map Roswell Industrial Air Center

    You have NEVER seen so many mothballed planes!

    When you fly out on American, it goes down the runway and the old planes are all lined up. Pretty cool
     
  11. Dec 16, 2009 at 3:26 PM
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    Good Pics!

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  12. Dec 16, 2009 at 3:32 PM
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    thestrangebrew AlphaPlanner

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