falsely marked 55-290. ex Danish AF G-290. While on delivery from Denmark to Turkey the aircraft malfunctioned and made an emergency landing in Italy. Ultimately the aircraft did not reach Turkey, but ended up as a gateguard at Aviano.
54-2165 represents an F-100D as flown by the 'Yellow Jackets', 352th TFS, 35th TFW, from Phan Rang AB in South Vietnam between 1966 and 1971. This aircraft was delivered new to the French Armée de l'Air in 1958 and never saw active USAF-service.
Delivered to the French Armée de l'Air in 1958, the aircraft served with EC-1/3 (coded '3-IG') and EC-2/11 (as '11-MB' and '11-ML') before being returned to the USAF at Sculthorpe in November 1975. On 17 May 1976, the aircraft came to Duxford.