Fouga CM.170 Magister

@Madras Municipal Airport, OR

August 2015

A French Magister, a French jet trainer from the early 1950’s, arrives for the Airshow of the Cascades Airshow in central Oregon.  Over 900 of these aircraft were built and served in air forces around the world, also performing with at least four national aerobatic display teams.  Besides pilot training, several nations used them for light attack duties.  Israel employed their Magisters as ground attack roles during the Six Day War of 1967.  Nikon D300 with 80-400 mm, processed in Aperture.

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