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by Harold A. Skaarup   www.SilverHawkAuthor.com   
 
Warplane Survivors USA: California, Paso Robles, Estrella Warbird Museum

California Warplanes, Paso Robles,

Estrella Warbird Museum

Data current to 7 Aug 2018.

Paso Robles, Estrella Warbird Museum, Paso Robles Municipal Airport, 4251 Dry Creek Road, 93446.  (805) 227-0440.  (805) 238-9317.  Open Thursday to Saturday, 10 AM to 4 PM, Sunday 12 AM to 4 PM.

Aermacchi MB-326 Impala, ZU-IMP, 479.

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photos)

Aeronca 7EC Champion/L-16A Grasshopper (Serial No. 7AC-628), 10th Mountain Division, Medevac, Reg. No. N82003.

Bede BD-5B Microjet, “The Spirit of Paso Robles”.

Beechcraft D-45 Expeditor (Serial No. BG-139), USN, Reg. No. N34NL.

Beechcraft T-34B Mentor.

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

Bell UH-1H Iroquois Helicopter (Serial No. 66-16997), c/n 9191, painted as US Army (Serial No. 61-3859).

Cessna O-2A Super Skymaster, Reg. No. N1041.

Cessna T-37B Tweet (Serial No. 57-2322), c/n 40255, EN.

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

 (Tomás Del Coro Photo)

Douglas C-47B Skytrain USAAF (Serial No. 43-48608), c/n 25869/14424, U5-B, Reg. No. N47SJ.

 (Scott Manning Photo)

Douglas A-4A/A4D-1 Skyhawk (BuNo. 137826), c/n 10723, 302. 

Douglas TA-4J Skyhawk (BuNo. 158512), C-425.

Folland Fo.141 Gnat (Serial No. E12223).

Fouga CM-170R Magister (Serial No. 556), IDF, Reg. No. N451FM.

Fouga CM-170R Magister (Serial No. 573), c/n 573, Reg. No. N573FM.

Fouga CM-170R Magister (Serial No. 342), c/n 342. 

Fouga CM-170R Magister (Serial No. 233), c/n 233.

Fouga CM-170R Magister (Serial No. 414), c/n 414.

Fouga CM-170R Magister (Serial No. 430), c/n 430.

General Dynamics F-16B Fighting Falcon (Serial No. 78-0089), ED.

Grumman F9F-8P Cougar (BuNo.).

 (Bill Abbott Photo)

Grumman TS-2A/US-2D Tracker (BuNo. 136404), c/n 476, Reg. No. N411DF. 

 (Skeet Shooter Photo)

Grumman A-6E Intruder (BuNo. 154171), c/n I-306, NG-505.

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

 (Skeet Shooter Photo)

Grumman F-14B Tomcat (BuNo. 159851), c/n 559, AG-210. 

Grumman F-14B-145-GR Tomcat (BuNo. 162911).

Link Trainer (Serial No. 34-27829).

Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star (Serial No. 52-9769) c/n 580-8029.

 (Bill Abbott Photo)

 (Bill Abbott Photo)

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star (Serial No. 53-5850), c/n 580-9291.

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

 (Bob Rhine, NASA Photo)

Lockheed TF-104G Starfighter (Serial No. 61-3065), c/n 583D-5735, Reg. No. NASA N824NA.  shown here flying chase on the NASA Boeing NB-52B during a DAST ARW-1 captive flight on 14 Sep 1979.  The TF-104G was produced for Germany with the USAF (Serial No. 63-3065), Luftwaffe (Serial No. 27+37).  It was transferred to NASA in 1975 as N824NA.  After retirement it went to the California Polytechnic Institute and is today on display at the Estrella Warbirds Museum Paso Robles, California.  The Boeing RB-52B-10-BO Stratofortress (Serial No. 52-008) was converted to the NB-52B and retired on 17 Dec 2004.  Since then it is on permanent display at the west gate of Edwards Air Force Base, California.

 (Sam Wyatt, USN Photo, 1980)

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

 (Bill Abbott Photo)

LTV A-7C Corsair II (BuNo. 156739), c/n C-006, 706.

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

McDonnell-Douglas F-4J Phantom II nose (BuNo.).

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

McDonnell-Douglas F-4J-39-MC Phantom II (BuNo. 155890), c/n 3520, USMC.

McDonnell-Douglas F-4S Phantom II (BuNo. 155861), front fuselage.

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15UTI Fagot, 01.

Morane-Saulnier MS760 Paris IR, c/n 14, in storage.

North American L-17A Navion (Serial No. 47-1333).

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

North American SNJ-5C Texan  (Serial No. 90654), BC-21, Reg. No. N621BC.

 (Bill Abbott Photos)

North American QF-86F Sabre (Serial No. 52-4913, painted as (Serial No. 55-5019), c/n 191-609, FU-019, ex-JASDF (Serial No. 62-6428).

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

North American T-28B Trojan (BuNo. 138303), Reg. No. N9671N.

North American OV-10A Bronco (BuNo. 155413), c/n 305-24, WB-03.

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

Northrop F-5A Freedom Fighter (BuNo. 741537), c/n R1195, 08, USMC.

Rutan Vari-Eze, c/n 2075, Reg. No. N84EZ.

Ryan BQM 34S Firebee RPV (Serial No. BQ19624).

SAAB A32A Lansen (Serial No. 32284), Reg. No. N4767R, Swedish Air Force.

Sikorsky HH-52A Sea Guard Helicopter (Serial No. 1394).

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

Stinson L-5E Sentinel (Serial No. 44-17944), Reg. No. N45CV.

Titan II Missile.

 (Bill Abbott Photos)

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

Vought  F8U-1P (RF-8G) Crusader (BuNo. 146931), restored as an F-8K, VMF-321.

 (Manuel Castrillo Freytes Photo)

Vultee BT-13A/SNV-1 Valiant (BuNo. 56319), "Semper Fi Mac", Reg. No. N56319.

Engines: Allison 250-C18; J-47; J-79; T-53; TF-30.