บข.๑๘ข     BKh-18B     Northrop F-5E Tiger II
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BKh-18C     Northrop F-5F Tiger II
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Northrop F-5F Tigris 79-1708 #21106 (Photo  courtesy "a good friend") Northrop F-5F Tigris 79-1708 #21106 (Photo  courtesy "a good friend") Northrop F-5F Tigris 79-1708 #21106 (Photo  courtesy "a good friend") Northrop F-5F Tigris 79-1692 #21105 (Photo  courtesy "a good friend") Northrop F-5F Tigris 79-1692 #21105 (Photo  courtesy "a good friend")
 
Northrop F-5T Tigris  79-1682  #21119 (Photo  courtesy "a good friend") Northrop F-5F Tigris 79-1693 #21104 (Photo  courtesy "a good friend") 79-1692 #21105,  79-1682  #21119 and 79-1693 #21104 (Photo  courtesy "a good friend") 79-1692 #21105 and  79-1682  #21119 (Photo  courtesy "a good friend")  

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History

The first T

Geschichte

 

 

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Pictures

Bilder

     
Memorial of an F-5A and F-5E The Tails of the 231, 211 and 711 Sqn. (Photo courtesy of Phakphum Tangkijjarak)      

 

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..102 Sqn. "Starfighters" 1st Wing RTAFB Korat
Arrival of the first F-5E in a C-5A Galaxy of the USAF Arrival of the first F-5E in a C-5A Galaxy of the USAF Blessing of the first F-5E at Khorat. F-5E #10211

Click on the Insigna to see more of the F-5E/F from the 102 Sqn.

102 Sqn. 1st Wing

102 Staffel 1. Geschwader

Die erste Staffel die mit der Northrop F-5E Tiger II ausgerüstet wurde war die 102 Staffel 1. Wing in Korat. Ab 1978 flog die 102 Staffel die Tiger. 

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..211 Sqn. "Eagles" 21st Wing RTAFB Ubon Ratchathani

211 Sqn. 21st Wing

211 Staffel 21. Geschwader

1995 erhielt die 211 Staffel 21. Wing in Ubon die F-5E

 
F-5E from 211 Sqn with an F-16A from 103 Sqn. (Photo courtesy of Phakphum Tangkijjarak) 21123 21123   Click on the Insigna to see more of the F-5E/F/T from the 211 Sqn.
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..231 Sqn. "Hunters" 23rd Wing RTAFB Udon Thani

231 Sqn. 23nd Wing

231 Staffel 23. Geschwader

Die 231 Staffel 23 Wing in Udon Thani flog die F-5A und RF-5A und erhielt einige wenige F-5E aus den Beständen der 711 Staffel. Ungewöhnlich ist eine Maschine die in der USAF-Tarnung gehalten war und den Zusatztank einer F-5A führte.

23113 23114 23115 231 / 50615 Click on the Insigna to see more of the F-5E/F from the 231 Sqn.
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..403 Sqn. "Cobras" 43rd Wing RTAFB Thakli

403 Sqn. 4th Wing

Die 403 Staffel 4. Geschwader in Thakli wurde als zweite auf die F-5E umgerüstet. von 1980 bis 1995 flog die Staffel die F-5E bis sie die Maschinen an die 211 Staffel 21. Wing abgab. 

       
        Click on the Insigna to see more of the F-5E/F from the 403 Sqn.
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..701 Sqn. "Sharks" 71th Wing RTAFB Surat Thani
   
Northrop F-5E Tiger BKh18Kh-8/21 #70123 with a AIM-9 Sidewinder missile. Northrop F-5E Tiger  armed with two Mk.82 bombs     Click on the Insigna to see more of the F-5E/F from the 711 and 701 Sqn.

701 Sqn. 7th Wing

701 Staffel 7. Geschwader

Ca. 1985 wurden die F-5E der 102 Staffel an die 711 Staffel 71. Wing  in Surat Thani abgegeben. Das SRT auf dem Heck steht für Surat Thani. 2001 wurde die Staffel in 701 Staffel 7. Wing umbenannt.  Die 701 Staffel 7. Wing ging aus der 711 Staffel 71. Wing hervor und ist  in Surat Thani beheimatet.

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..904 Sqn. 6th Wing RTAFB Don Muang

904 Sqn. 6th Wing

 

904 Staffel 6. Geschwader

Die 904 Staffel 6. Wing ist die persönliche Staffel des Kronprinzen dessen Initialen VM sind auch der Tailcode der Maschinen. Die Staffel umfasst nur ca. 4 Maschinen und ist in Don Muang stationiert.

The Squadron Commander Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn. 90403 90405 The Tails of Sqn. 904 with the Code VM wich means  Vajiralongkorn Maha. Click on the Insigna to see more of the F-5E from the 904 Sqn.
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Serial, Northrop F-5E Tiger II
Typ Thai Serial s/n Buzz Sqn / Wing Base Delivered Withdrawn Remarks
F-5E BKh18Kh-1/21 R1338 / 76-1664 70111 701 Sqn 7. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 4.1978 present ex. 10211 and 71111
F-5E BKh18Kh-2/21 R1339 /76-1665 70112 701 Sqn 7. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 4.1978 present ex. 10212 and 71112
F-5E BKh18Kh-3/21 R1340 / 76-1666 71113 711 Sqn 71. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 4.1978 31.12.1996 ex. 10213 Crashed
F-5E BKh18Kh-4/21 R1341 / 76-1667 71114 711 Sqn 71. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 4.1978 8. 1.1996 ex. 10214 Crashed
F-5E BKh18Kh-5/21 R1342 / 76-1668 90400 904 Sqn 6. Wing RTAFB Don Muang 4.1978 ? ex. 10215 and 90401 
F-5E BKh18Kh-6/21 R1343 / 76-1669 70121 701 Sqn 7. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 4.1978 present ex. 10221 and 71121
F-5E BKh18Kh-7/21 R1344 / 76-1670 70122 701 Sqn 7. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 4.1978 present ex. 10222 and 71122
F-5E BKh18Kh-8/21 R1345 / 76-1671 90405 904 Sqn 6. Wing RTAFB Don Muang 4.1978 present ex. 10223 and 71123
F-5E BKh18Kh-9/21 R1346 / 76-1672 70124 701 Sqn 7. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 4.1978 present ex. 10224 and 71124
F-5E BKh18Kh-10/21 R1347 / 76-1673 70113 701 Sqn 7. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 4.1978 present ex. 10231, 71131 and 71113
F-5E BKh18Kh-11/21 R1353 / 76-1674 70114 701 Sqn 7. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 4.1978 present ex. 10232, 71132 and 71114
F-5E BKh18Kh-12/21 R1354 / 76-1675 70133 701 Sqn 7. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 4.1978 16. 2.1005 ex. 10233 and 71133 / Crashed
F-5E BKh18Kh-13/21 R1355 / 76-1676 90406 904 Sqn 6. Wing RTAFB Don Muang 4.1978 present ex. 102xx, 71134 and 90404
F-5E BKh18Kh-14/21 R1371 / 78-0770 90407 904 Sqn 6. Wing RTAFB Don Muang 4.1978 present ex. 10225 and 90406, 90404
F-5E BKh18Kh-15/21 R1372 / 78-0771 71142 711 Sqn 71. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 4.1978 7.10.1993 ex. 102xx / Crashed
F-5E BKh18Kh-16/22 R1374 / 78-0772 70123 701 Sqn 7. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 4.1978 present ex. 102xx and 71143
F-5E BKh18Kh-17/22 R1375 / 78-0773 90408 904 Sqn 6. Wing RTAFB Don Muang 4.1978 present ex. 10245 and 71144
F-5E BKh18Kh-21/24 TU1004 / 79-1684 90402 904 Sqn 6. Wing RTAFB Don Muang 10.1980 present ex. 40341 and 21121
F-5E BKh18Kh-22/24 TU1005 / 79-1685 90401 904 Sqn 6. Wing RTAFB Don Muang 10.1980 present ex. 40322 and 21122
F-5E BKh18Kh-26/24 TU1009 / 79-1695 90408 904 Sqn 6. Wing RTAFB Don Muang 10.1980 1998 ex. 40313 / preserved at the RTAF Museum
F-5E BKh18Kh-31/24 TU1014 / 79-1704 90403 904 Sqn 6. Wing RTAFB Don Muang 10.1980 present ex. 40324, 21131 and 90407
F-5E BKh18Kh-33/24 TU1016 / 79-1706 90404 904 Sqn 6. Wing RTAFB Don Muang 10.1980 present ex. 40344 and 21133
F-5E BKh18Kh-34/24 TU1017 / 79-1707 40315 403 Sqn 4. ing RTAFB Thakli 10.1980 ? ..
F-5E BKh18Kh-35/31 R1243 / 74-1561 10226 102 Sqn 1. Wing RTAFB Korat 1987 ? ...
F-5E BKh18Kh-36/31 R1273 / 74-1574 70131 701 Sqn 7. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 1987 present ex. 102xx and 23112
F-5E BKh18Kh-37/31 R1275 / 74-1575 70132 701 Sqn 7. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 1987 present ex. 102xx, 23113, 90402 and 71132
F-5E BKh18Kh-38/31 R1309 / 75-0614 70133 701 Sqn 7. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 1987 present ex. 10215 and 23114
F-5E BKh18Kh-39/31 R1310 / 75-0615 70134 701 Sqn 7. Wing RTAFBSurat Thani 1987 present ex. 102xx, 23115 and 71134
F-5E BKh18Kh-40/31 R1316 / 75-0616 23116 231 Sqn. 23. Wing RTAFB Ubon 1987 ? ex. 10236 and 23114
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Serial, Northrop F-5F Tiger II
Typ Thai Serial s/n Buzz Sqn / Wing Base Delivered Withdrawn Remarks
F-5F BKh18Kh2-1/21 W1014 / 76-1611 10241 102 Sqn 1. Wing RTAFB Korat 4.1978 24. 3.1981 Crashed
F-5F BKh18Kh2-2/21 W1015 / 76-1612 21102 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 4.1978 9. 4.2003 ex. 10242 and 71101 / Crashed
F-5F BKh18Kh2-3/21 W1016 / 76-1613 10243 102 Sqn 1. Wing RTAFB Korat 4.1978 28.10.1985 Crashed
F-5F BKh18Kh2-4/24 TV1002 / 79-1693 21104 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 10246 and 71102
F-5F BKh18Kh2-5/24 TV1001 / 79-1692 21105 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 40302
F-5F BKh18Kh2-6/24 TV1003 / 79-1708 21106'  211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 40301
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Serial, Northrop F-5T Tigris
Typ Thai Serial s/n Buzz Sqn / Wing Base Delivered Withdrawn Remarks
F-5T BKh18Kh-18/24 TU1001 / 79-1681 21118 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 40311
F-5T BKh18Kh-19/24 TU1002 / 79-1682 21119 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 40312
F-5T BKh18Kh-20/24 TU1003 / 79-1683 21120 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 403xx
F-5T BKh18Kh-23/24 TU1006 / 79-1686 21123 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 403xx
F-5T BKh18Kh-24/24 TU1007 / 79-1687 21124 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 403xx
F-5T BKh18Kh-25/24 TU1008 / 79-1694 21125 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 403xx
F-5T BKh18Kh-27/24 TU1010 / 79-1696 21127 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 40323
F-5T BKh18Kh-28/24 TU1011 / 79-1697 21128 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 40333
F-5T BKh18Kh-29/24 TU1012 / 79-1702 21129 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 40343
F-5T BKh18Kh-30/24 TU1013 / 79-1703 21130 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 40314
F-5T BKh18Kh-32/24 TU1015 / 79-1705 21132 211 Sqn. 21. Wing RTAFB Udorn Thani 10.1980 present ex. 403xx
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Specifications F-5E
Wingspan  Spannweite 8.13 m
Length  Länge 14.45 m
Height Höhe 4.08 m
Wing area  Flügelfläche 17.28 m²

Engine 

Motor

Zwei General Electric
 J85-GE-21B Strahltriebwerk
22,24 kN
Maximum speed Höchstgeschwindigkeit 1,700 km/h
Rate of climb Steigleistung 175 m/s
Empty weight Leergewicht  4,349 kg
Loaded weight Startgewicht 11,187 kg
Service ceiling Gipfelhöhe 15,800 m
Range  Reichweite 3,700 km
Armament Bewaffnung 2× 20 mm Kanonen
3.200 kg Bomben
 
                   

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