***Airshow photos with 1D3 (many), C&C welcomed***

Started Jul 18, 2012 | Discussions thread
Jon Krol
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Re: ***Airshow photos with 1D3 (many), C&C welcomed***
In reply to PhotoKhan, Jul 22, 2012

The reason the Prowler had the cross on the nose was because of its visual similarity to the A-6E when on approach to the carrier. It allowed the LSO to distinguish between the two. It is no longer needed on the nose as the A-6 has been retired for quite a while now.

Very nice photos too.

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