Air Enthusiast 2006-06
F.Mormillo - Chino 'Dogs' /History on the wing/
Troy Cobb flying his L-19E Bird Dog. He and Frank Vranicar are firm fans of the affordable, fun warbird
Troy Cobb's L-19E leading Frank Vranicar's TL-19A over Lake Matthews.
The TL-19A leading the L-19E over the countryside near Chino and Corona, California.
Cobb's L-19E was judged to be Grand Champion Post World War Two Warbird at the 2006 EAA Sun 'n Fun Fly-in.
Troy Cobb (left) and Frank Vranicar in front of their Bird Dogs.
Small dummy bombs have been fitted to the racks under the wings of TL-19A 51-7384.
The L-19E has dummy target marking smoke rockets fitted to its wing racks.