North American P-51D Mustang

@ Salinas Airport, Salinas, CA

April 2016

This immaculate Mustang was seen here at Airmotive Specialty during a Society for Aviation History tour.  Walking around a crowded hangar was a good test of my new 10-17mm lens.  More than 8100 of the D-model were produced, contributing to the total of 15,000 Mustangs built for the war.  This aircraft was formerly owned by Lefty Gardner and raced at Reno.  Nikon D7100 w/Tokina 10-17mm, processing with Aperture.

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