Boeing C-18A
C-137 Stratoliner

Chennault International Airport
(Chennault Air Force Base)
Lake Charles, Louisiana

Designation given to eight retired 707-323C airliners purchased from American Airlines for service as crew trainers. 0891 c/n 19518, ex N7598A. Later converted to EC-18B range instrumentation aircraft.


Four C-18As modified alongside examples of the C-135 for Advanced Range Instrumentation Aircraft (ARIA) missions in support of the Apollo space program.

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