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rheinbolt
T-33s
Tue Mar 4, 2014 17:57
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Anyone from the 428th remmber when we worked on t-33s
while f111a where down

    • RheinboltAnonymous, Wed Mar 5 06:21
      Yes...I remember when we were grounded...I was one of the few who only worked on the F-111A's...I worked on the last one out and the first one back Mod 0 Na 040...are you the Rheinbolt that I met... more
      • reunionrheinbolt, Fri Mar 14 17:28
        when are we meaning enlist guys going have a reuion? You guys called me johnny jaguair.
        • reunionAnonymous, Sun Mar 16 09:52
          Love a reunion, but I am not sure that many of us enlisted guys are online or alive....I worked in mobility for 2 years, so I have searched for my friends over the years....Freddie Griffin and... more
      • F111arheinbolt, Sat Mar 8 14:45
        Yes I'm that guy...We had to remove nuke carrier in the weapons bay and door for the 20 mm gun...
        • aircraftrheinbolt, Tue Apr 8 17:53
          I think they have of 428ths f111a at Dayton, ohio...I get down and check it out...I rested alittle hell the last time I was there they dont have anything about 428tfs going to the war in... more
          • Museum birdClyde King, Sat Apr 12 12:49
            The A model that's at the museum is a 429th bird,67-0067.They also have an EF-111A and a F-111F.
            • sgt kingrheinbolt, Mon Apr 14 16:57
              Sgt.King I live north of cmh at Mansfield ohio...
            • Re: Museum birdAnonymous, Sun Apr 13 11:16
              Good to know they have a 429th bird near here
              • Muaeum BirdClyde King, Mon Apr 14 14:38
                Were you in the 429th? Do you live near the museum? I live near Springfield.
                • Re: Muaeum BirdAnonymous, Tue Apr 15 08:21
                  428th Alpha Sq Mobility for 2 years...knew a lot of crew chiefs etc in the 429th...live in Groton NY Sgt Watrous
                  • 428 TFS MobilityDouglas Dana, Tue Nov 3 09:03
                    Sgt Watrous, your name sounds very familiar...my father was assigned to the 428 TFS Mobility Section as well and was an AGE Mechanic while assigned to the 474 TFW his name is Edwin S. Dana. Do you... more
                  • 429thMike (Rocky) Rockel, Thu Apr 17 10:34
                    Can't help you on the museum bird, but I was a crew chief 69-72 in the 429th. I know the tail number was 108 but can't remember the maunufact yr.
          • F-111A's in Viet NamAnonymous, Wed Apr 9 09:00
            Takli Thailand was our base for operations in Viet Nam....we were there in 72 and the press missed it Slugger
        • cannonMike Rockel, Sun Mar 9 14:53
          I was 429th from 69-72. What was the real reason they couldn't fire the Vulcun? Surely the flightline rumors we heard were bullshit (fairing wouldn't rotate so WSO took a round in the lower back).... more
        • RheinboltAnonymous, Sun Mar 9 11:22
          I knew you had to be the guy we knew....I remember an apt off Desert Inn and a borrowed 450 Honda....Kale worked in a Phillips 66 nearby....those were some wild times...especially at the Lariat Club... more
      • T-33sJames Sercey, Wed Mar 5 07:46
        We came down to Cannon AFB TDY from Nellis to teach those guys about The F-111A.And all theirs were grounded so we worked on the 33s and helped them get their flying hours. James Sercey
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