MiG Killer! This former 123rd FIS Oregon ANG Phantom II shot down a MiG-17 using an AIM-7 missile on the 23rd April 1966. She was flown by Capt. Robert E. Blake with 1Lt S.W. George as WSO and was operated by the famed 555th TFS / 8th TFW based at Ubon.
526th TFS/86th TFW visiting Aviano still sporting the badge of the previous operator, the 52nd TFW. The a/c short lived with the unit being accidentally shot down by another F-4E at Tyndall only a month later on April 15 1981.