Cáslav – Monday 2nd September 2019 (John Tomlinson)

Well this was going to be fun…………… to view some of the Preserved aircraft, we would walk along the perimeter fence. Not a problem, however the day had started as dull and rain, so my shoes were not going to like it. However it was worth the effort and a bit of shoe cleaning later.

One side of the base was checked out for the first 8 aircraft parked in the headquarter and offices area, then a drive to the other side of the base to view the remaining two at the gate and within the


My photographs: https://www.flickr.com/photos/jlt_egcc74/albums/72157710974973127

Caslav-Chotusice~Central Bohemia GPS: 49.948611, 15.377778

Noted between 1045-1200hrs
1st Area viewed.
Pole-mounted in Headquarters area
3832 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15 bisSB C/n 623832 Preserved
Displayed in Headquarters area. Special marks
5212 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 MF C/n 965212 Preserved
Displayed in Headquarters area
4850 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 ML C/n 0390324850 Preserved
Displayed in Headquarters area
5733 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 BN C/n 0393215733 Preserved

2nd Area viewed.
Displayed in Headquarters area
5526 Sukhoi Su-7 BM C/n 5526 Preserved
Displayed in Headquarters area
1720 Aero Vodochody L-29 Delfin C/n 691720 Preserved Coded 20
Displayed in Headquarters area
0108 Aero Vodochody L-39 C Albatros C/n 230108 Preserved
Displayed in Headquarters area
6035 Aero Vodochody L-159 A Alca C/n 156035 Preserved
Pole-mounted at South Gate
4003 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 MFN C/n 96004003 Preserved
Pole-mounted in 221 tl area. Tiger colours.
2853 Aero Vodochody L-29 Delfin C/n 892853 Preserved

Photo credit: John Tomlinson