Walkaround #002

F-16C Viper

Reference photos by Steve Bamford

H.U.D.

 

      

This F-16C is a block 25 (or 30?), and it has the standard WAC HUD for in the Block 25, 32, 30, and 50's.  Mike V

Photos taken at Abbotsford International Airshow August '99

Steve Bamford

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ejection seat

ejection seat

ejection seat and cockpit

instrument panel

 

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rear portion of open canopy

area behind ejection seat

instrument panel

nose gear, engine intake and navigation light as seen from the left side

 

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view of cannon on left side of fuselage

H.U.D. as seen from front left side

nose gear

left main landing gear as seen from the front

 

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right main landing gear as seen from the front

nose gear, engine intake and navigation light as seen from the left side

main landing gear wheels

close up of hard-point

 

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view of cannon on left side of fuselage..notice gun powder
stains and weathering

view of vent on left side of fuselage

view of open airbrake on left side on engine exhaust

view of left side of engine exhaust. note you can see parts of open airbrake on right side of engine exhaust

 

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view of open airbrake and engine exhaust on right side of plane

right main landing gear as seen from the rear

left main landing gear as seen from the rear

engine intake and navigation light as seen from the right side

 

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 training missile on tip of right wing.  Note blue band denotes a training missile..this means the tip is identical to a standard missile but the explosive and rocket motor are not part of this missile

close up of hard-point on right wing

close up of nose wheel as seen from right side

 

Photos and text by Steve Bamford