Getting Ahead

Imagine my surprise when I found this skull in the engine intake of an RF-86F fighter jet while touring the Pacific Coast Air Museum. Built in 1952, this particular aircraft served in the Korean War and then was modified for photographic reconnaissance service in the Japanese Air Force until the mid-1970s.

It is the perfect subject for Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge this week.


  10 comments for “Getting Ahead

    • February 7, 2018 at 5:12 PM

      Wow, you’re right! I haven’t seen that painting before now.

      Thanks for the link,

  1. January 31, 2018 at 7:33 PM

    Odd indeed!

  2. January 31, 2018 at 9:08 AM

    um, last pilot to fly the airplane?

  3. January 31, 2018 at 9:04 AM

    I just smiled when I saw your photo. Wonderful entry Allan. 😀

  4. January 31, 2018 at 6:51 AM

    Yowsa. That’s scary. Who is it??

  5. Sue
    January 31, 2018 at 12:13 AM


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