|MGM Grand DC-8-62 N802MG a DC-8-62 arr from NRT on 16th with the rock band 'Guns and Roses'. (It was rumoured that the cabin of the aircraft was thrashed).|
|Meantime down in TSV, Operation Toga Coare's final three participants arrived to continue the experiment.|
|From the UK's RAE (Royal Aircraft Establishment) came their modified C130K-W2 meteorological platform XV-208|
|with NASA's DC-8-72 (N717NA)
in company with the Ames Research Division ER-2 (NASA 709).|
Note wing pod in open position, the under fuselage panel removed revealing the Q-Bay, and hard points on the wing tip.
Thanks to GAFLIKS for providing this Yestayear report.