Author Topic: c/n 624, “63-13112”  (Read 2022 times)

Doug Johnson

c/n 624, “63-13112”
« on: March 21, 2015, 06:38:07 AM »
2 picture check your albums. Please do an internet search maybe you'll come up with one I couldn't find, I need all the help I can get.

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c/n 624, built 01/64 as U-10B s/n 63-13112 for USAF accepted 01/64, t/n “63-13112” USAF Air NG until '?, US Pacific Air Forces, 7th Air Force, 14th Air Commando Wing, Nha Trang AFB, S/Vietnam [optional armaments system (marker rockets) was installed '?] until 11/69, 13th of 13 struck off charge transfered as “63-13112” to S/Korea forces Tuy Hoa S/Vietnam, the wings were removed crated then transported to S/Korea and given to Korean Air Force. Korean Pilots were instructed for 8 months in all SAW functions of the aircraft. S/Korean Forces did not renumber or repaint remained in USAF camouflage but star and bars insignia (roundel) changed to S/Vietnam's gold star and bar outlined in red, fate unknown, fate unknown ?

« Last Edit: July 28, 2020, 02:29:00 PM by Doug Johnson »

Doug Johnson

Re: c/n 624, “63-13112”
« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2020, 02:32:54 PM »
I edited the history file and added a color photo of 63-13112.

I found the photo at lets see your vintage photos but didn't figure out who the people are.

We still need a picture of this Helio with the S/Vietnam Rondel.

Note the difference in the camoflauge patteren on the two photgraphs this is somewhat unusuall not sure what is going on here.
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