Edwards AFB in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
This Voodoo was retired from service with the 132nd Fighter Interceptor Squadron (ANG) at Bangor, Main in 1976. The AFFTC Museum acquired it from storage at Davis-Monthan AFB on 12 Dec 84 and it was restored by the 412th Test Wing surfaces team in 2006.
On Loan from the National Museum of the USAF
Erected by Air Force
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • Military.
Location. 34° 52.261′ N, 117° 59.466′ W. Marker is in Edwards AFB, California, in Kern County. Marker is on Rosamond Boulevard 10 miles east of California Route 14, on the right when traveling east. Located in Century Circle, outside the West Gate of Edwards AFB. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Edwards CA 93524, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. YF-100A “Super Sabre” (here, next to this marker); TF-102A “Delta Dagger” (within shouting distance of this marker); F-104A “Starfighter” (within shouting distance of this marker); F-106B “Delta Dart” (within shouting distance of this marker); F-105D “Thunderchief” (within shouting distance of this marker); YC-15 (within shouting distance of this marker); YA-10B Prototype number 73-1664 (approx. 4.9 miles away); NF-4C - "Phantom II" (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Edwards AFB.
Also see . . . Museum Website. Includes Century Circle and other locations, an aircraft inventory, and plans for the future museum. (Submitted on March 27, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 5, 2018. It was originally submitted on December 25, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 582 times since then and 26 times this year. Last updated on March 27, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 25, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. 7. submitted on November 5, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.