T-39N Bn 165523 is painted to represent 1936/38 Pensacola training colors:
T-34C Bn 161841 is painted to represent 4th section leader USS Ranger circa 1935/36:
T-44A Bn 160984 is painted as a Navy Curtiss NC-4 Flying Boat 1919:
The three aircraft together form a handsome trio:
Navy Captain (Commodore) John Rodriguez arrived with his staff in his own T-39G Sabreliner jet to review the Centennial aircraft:
Captain Rodriguez also toured the Perryville, MO facility...
...where the next Centennial aircraft paint job is completed for T-34C Bn 164169, commemorating pre-war U.S. Coast Guard colors:
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