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Robert Royes
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Final checker, and more.

December 9, 2016 · in Photo Collections · · 4 Comments

Some shots I took on Kennedy CV-67, in the late eighties. and a view of a F-4 you don't want to see in your rear view mirror.

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  1. Wow...I guess I never realized just how many tie downs it took to keep an F-14 restrained...looks like at least a dozen (especially in that head-on shot).

  2. Bob, great series of on board photos. Where is the Phantom on your six story from? The Approach?

  3. Approach magazine was Navair safety magazine, sorry to say I did not keep the article, Apparently it made a forced landing on a highway some where, I do remember he had enlisted mechanic in the back seat, all else I don't recall.

  4. Nice, brings back memories of when I first joined the Navy in the 80s thanks for sharing!

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