Walkaround #1029

NASA T-38

These photos were taken by Mark Kubes at NAS Atlanta on April 29, 2006

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NASA 914 Note prominent grounding receptacle, formation light and bulges on the top and bottom of nosecone Front windscreen detail. Also AOA sensor, pitot tube, static port, and open round vent door Overall starboard front fuselage details

 

Note blade antenna on underside common to NASA Talons Front canopy Rear canopy Access panel detail

 

Front cockpit interior Rear cockpit interior Nose gear starboard view Nose gear front view

 

Nose gear port view T-38 specific travel pod Wing root & leading edge Stbd. wing tip, note navigation light

 

View down stbd. rear fuselage Stbd. wing Upper fuselage details Fuel receptacle

 

Wing trailing edge showing flap and aileron Note flap index plate and inspection port Aux. air intake and exhaust port Stbd. rear fuselage. engine access panels

NASA logo on tail Index plate on rear fuselage Engine exhausts Exhaust FOD covers

 

Engine exhausts Detail of small ID# on vertical stabilizer Overall tail view NASA logo port side

 

FAA registration number and access panels mirrored from other side Flap index plate Port upper wing and mid-fuselage Port wing underside showing aileron. Note red navigation light near wingtip

 

Port wing flap hinge detail Port main gear rear view Port speed brake Starboard main gear view from port side

 

Port main gear strut well Port main gear wheel well Port speed brake well Starboard main gear well view from port side

 

Starboard main gear hinge point Port main gear front view Wheel bay doors and speed brakes Travel pod

 

Travel pod Port intake Intake FOD cover Port side emergency markings

 

Front canopy Front cockpit interior USAF serial number, pitot tube, and static port Nose details

 

Note straps connecting intake FOD covers

Photos and text by Mark Kubes