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Interesting Rex. If I catch....

September 13 2017 at 12:43 AM
chek  (Login chek_16)
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Response to Those are some of what I mean

... your drift, are you saying the pea green was a deliberate variation from 30219 Tan
and perhaps an interim trial scheme?

While it's over 40 yeaars ago, the narrative I recall from the aviation magazines at the time was the pea green was due to faulty paint/incorrect mix/wrong spec and the colour was later corrected.

However.... after a few hours on Google, it seems that of the affected F-4D and F-4E whose serials are readable, any post 1976 images I've found show them to have been repainted in the Euro 1 (Lizard) scheme, rather than the proper SEA Tan being reinstated.

 
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