US Air Force F-16C Aggressor New Paint Scheme

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US Air Force F-16C Aggressor New Paint Scheme

Post by TheFoufure » 10 Mar 2017, 10:21

The 64th Aggressor Squadron has unveiled the new “splinter” paint scheme for the F-16 Aggressors at Nellis Air Force Base during the 57th Adversary Tactics Group change of command.

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Post by TheFoufure » 10 Mar 2017, 10:22

If one of forum's great repainter could repaint this ;-) It'll be great !

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Post by TheFoufure » 29 Mar 2017, 06:50

AFter this one, US Air Force is painting his aggressor F-16 in russian shark grey, like US Navy F-18

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Post by Victory103 » 30 Mar 2017, 22:50

It's so bland compared to the camo and I love sharks.
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Post by TheFoufure » 03 Aug 2017, 05:40

USAF have imagiation....

A new scheme for Aggressor F-16.... All black with red markings, to simulate Chineese acft

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Post by MIKE JG » 03 Aug 2017, 13:24

Or they just ran out of the grey and white paint to complete the winter cammo scheme......
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Post by TheFoufure » 03 Aug 2017, 16:47

I read some articles and it's confirmed...it's to simulate PLAAF fighter

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Post by Firebird » 03 Aug 2017, 18:01

The weird thing about that scheme is that when the RAF originally trialed the light grey scheme for the F-4 they left the nose radome black. All the trials pilots said that the Grey scheme was effective but that the black radome stood out and they just aimed for that. Hence the all grey birds.

Nice of the Chinese to be that obliging really.
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Re: US Air Force F-16C Aggressor New Paint Scheme

Post by TheFoufure » 18 May 2019, 14:02

A new paint scheme for Aggressor F-16. The Ghost scheme.

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https://theaviationist.com/2019/05/18/u ... y84BDWWwCU

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