vintage everyday: Beautiful World War II Military Aircraft Nose Arts
https://flic.kr/p/Cyxfzh | ZH653 - British Aerospace Harrier T12A - QinetiQ | My Website | My 500px | My Facebook Nine years ago today, this unique Harrier T12A is seen on approach to Boscombe Down, where it was being operated as a trials airframe. It apparently now resides at MCAS Cherry Point for spares recovery. Such a shame it was not preserved.
Marine Air Support Squadron 1 (MASS-1), callsign "Chieftain," is a United States Marine Corps aviation command and control unit that provides the Direct Air Support Center (DASC) capability for the II Marine Expeditionary Force. MASS-1 is based out of Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina, and part of Marine Air Control Group 28 of the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing.