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SMW 2013 - USAF SIG THEME - "RECONNAISSANCE"
« on: November 15, 2012, 01:44:25 PM »
The theme for SMW2013 will be "Reconnaissance" and we will probably have a 12' display.

This will cover all reconnaissance vehicles from 1947 to the current day.

The initial list of types is as follows (this will be updated!)

   Manufacturer      Type      Period   Notes   
   Douglas      RB-26B/C/L      Post War / Cold War / Korea
   Boeing      RB-29/A      Post War / Cold War
   Convair      RB-36D/E/F/H         Cold War
   North American      RB-45C      Cold War
   Boeing      RB-47E/H/K      Post-War / Cold War / Korea
   Boeing      RB-50B/D/E/F/G      Post War / Cold War
   Boeing      RB-52B      Post War / Cold War
   Martin      RB-57A/D/E/F      Post War / Cold War
   Douglas      RB-66B/C      Post War / Cold War
   Lockheed      RB-69A      Post War / Cold War
   Beechcraft      MC-12W      Modern            
   Fairchild      RC-26B      Modern            
   Beechcraft      RC-45A      Post War
   Douglas      EC-47N/P      Vietnam
   Lockheed      EC-97G      Post War / Cold War / Vietnam
   Lockheed      RC-121C      Cold War / Vietnam
   Lockheed      RC-130A/B/E      Cold War / Vietnam
   Lockheed      DC-130A      Cold War / Vietnam   Drone carrier   
   Lockheed      WC-130H      Gulf Wars / Modern   Weather reconnaissance   
   Lockheed      WC-130J      Modern   Weather reconnaissance   
   Boeing      RC-135A/B/C/D/E/M/S/T/U/V/W/X      Cold War / Vietnam / Gulf Wars / Modern
   North American      RF-51D/K      Post War / Korea      
   Northrop      RF-61C      Post War      
   Lockheed      RF-80A/C      Post War / Korea      
   Republic      RF-84F      Korea      
   North American      RF-86A/F         Cold War / Korea   
   North American      RF-100A         Vietnam
   McDonnell      RF-101A/C         Vietnam
   McDonnell      RF-101G/H         Vietnam
   McDonnell Douglas      RF-4C      Cold War / Vietnam / Gulf Wars
   General Dynamics      F-16C      Gulf Wars / Modern         With TARS pod   
   Lockheed      A-12/SR-71A      Cold War / Vietnam / Gulf Wars            
   Lockheed      U-2A/B/C/D/E/F      Cold War / Vietnam            
   Lockheed      U-2R/S/T/TR-1A      Vietnam / Gulf Wars / Modern            
   Beechcraft      YQU-22A / QU-22B      Cold War / Vietnam
   
   Ryan      147A/B      Cold War / Vietnam
   Ryan      147G/J/E/F/N/NX      Cold War / Vietnam
   Ryan      147NP/NRE/NQ/H/S/T/TE/TF      Cold War / Vietnam
   Ryan      147SC/TV/NC/NASD/SDL      Cold War / Vietnam
   Ryan      AQM-34N/G/H/J/L/M/K/P/Q/R      Cold War / Vietnam
   Ryan      154 / AQM-91A      Cold War / Vietnam
   Boeing      YQM-94A      Cold War / Vietnam
   General Atomics   RQ/MQ-1A/B      Modern
   Northrop Grumman      RQ-4A/B      Modern
   General Atomics      MQ-9      Modern
   Lockheed Martin      RQ-170      Modern
   
   Republic      OA-10A      Gulf Wars    Observation   
   Cessna      OA-37B      Vietnam / Cold War    Observation   
   Boeing      E-3A/B/C      Gulf Wars / Modern   AEW&C   
   Northrop Grumman      E-8A/C      Gulf Wars / Modern   Battlefield Control   
   Bombardier      E-11A      Modern    BACN   
   Cessna      O-1A      Vietnam    Observation   
   Cessna      O-2A      Vietnam    Observation   
   North American      LT-6G      Korea    Observation   
   Rockwell      OV-10A      Gulf Wars    Observation   
   Northrop Grumman      EQ-4B      Modern    BACN   
« Last Edit: January 01, 2013, 06:01:25 PM by Chris St Clair »
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Re: SMW 2013 - USAF SIG THEME - "RECONNAISSANCE"
« Reply #1 on: November 15, 2012, 07:47:56 PM »

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Re: SMW 2013 - USAF SIG THEME - "RECONNAISSANCE"
« Reply #2 on: November 16, 2012, 12:32:06 AM »
just got to finish off my EB-66C (55-385 (RC)
will be making E8A j-stars 86-0416
possibly an e-8c
at least one RF-4C
and something else if your good  :D
am i old enough to post yet?......

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Re: SMW 2013 - USAF SIG THEME - "RECONNAISSANCE"
« Reply #3 on: November 16, 2012, 10:48:27 AM »
...but how will you get them to Telford - your Evo might be fast but it's not that BIG ;)
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Re: SMW 2013 - USAF SIG THEME - "RECONNAISSANCE"
« Reply #4 on: November 16, 2012, 11:29:14 AM »
you clearly havent looked inside!
ive had 3 sheets of 4' by 4' in it plus the boot is huge, they should have called it the tardis really  ;D
am i old enough to post yet?......

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Re: SMW 2013 - USAF SIG THEME - "RECONNAISSANCE"
« Reply #5 on: December 17, 2012, 07:45:29 PM »
I hope to get my 1.48 U-2R with the Rams horn antenna done this year.

Its the old Hawk kit with cutting edge resin + decals.

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Re: SMW 2013 - USAF SIG THEME - "RECONNAISSANCE"
« Reply #6 on: December 17, 2012, 09:09:22 PM »
Excellent - we have a TR-1 in 1/48th so yours will go nicely... Any chance of an RF-86? :)
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Re: SMW 2013 - USAF SIG THEME - "RECONNAISSANCE"
« Reply #7 on: December 22, 2012, 02:29:03 PM »
Excellent - we have a TR-1 in 1/48th so yours will go nicely... Any chance of an RF-86? :)
They are like rocking horse poo to find. :o

I have got one  ;D  though its a late model, will have to do some research if the US used one with the f40 wings, markings etc.

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Re: SMW 2013 - USAF SIG THEME - "RECONNAISSANCE"
« Reply #8 on: January 01, 2013, 08:21:57 AM »
Happy New Year one and all.

Can I suggest a couple of additions to the list?

North American        LT-6G Mosquito         Korea                      FAC/observation
Cessna                 OA-37B                      Vietnam/Cold War       FAC/observation

« Last Edit: January 01, 2013, 08:23:52 AM by Mike Chilestone »
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Re: SMW 2013 - USAF SIG THEME - "RECONNAISSANCE"
« Reply #9 on: January 01, 2013, 04:25:14 PM »
Cheers Mike - added to the list !

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Re: SMW 2013 - USAF SIG THEME - "RECONNAISSANCE"
« Reply #10 on: January 01, 2013, 06:03:04 PM »
Cheers Mike - added to the list !

Well, they are NOW anyway!!  Thanks Mike!
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Re: SMW 2013 - USAF SIG THEME - "RECONNAISSANCE"
« Reply #11 on: January 24, 2013, 10:20:22 PM »
Got an RF-101C for the display.
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