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Historic plane dedicated to pilot, general

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    An F-16A Fighting Falcon, the newest addition to the Pacifi c Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor’s collection of modern jet fighters, was dedicated Wednesday. The jet was brought to Oahu by local philanthropist Dr. Lawrence Tseu.

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    The Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor unveiled its new F-16A Fighting Falcon at a ceremony Wednesday. The plane’s transport to Hawaii was paid for by philanthropist Lawrence Tseu, whose donation was made in honor of retired Air Force Gen. Gary “Nordo” North. Standing next to the F-16 are retired Adm. R.J. “Zap” Zlatoper, left, Ken DeHoff, executive director of the museum, Tseu, North, John Henry Felix and Lt. Gen. Jeff Remington.

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A color guard took part in the dedication ceremony Wednesday.

The 42nd airplane obtained by the Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor, an F-16A Fighting Falcon, was dedicated Wednesday to a former Hawaii commander who made history with the first “MiG” kill using the F-16. Read more

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