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Airplane preflight night.

Two Blue Angel Pilots during Preflight Inspections at Pensacola Naval Air Station

Washington, D.C. Sister Aquinas, "flying nun", with model planes in hands walking toward the aeronautics laboratory at Catholic University where she gives a daily three-hour preflight Civil Aeronautics Authority course for instructors

ASTRONAUT SHEPARD - PREFLIGHT ACTIVITIES

ASTRONAUT ALAN SHEPARD - PREFLIGHT ACTIVITIES - CAPE

Chimpanzee "Ham" during preflight activity prior to Mercury-Redstone 2 flight

Astronaut John Glenn at preflight breakfast

Astronaut John Glenn looks over checklist during MA-6 preflight activity

ASTRONAUT COOPER, GORDON L. - MERCURY-ATLAS (MA)-9 - PRELAUNCH - PREFLIGHT CHECK - CAPE

ASTRONAUT COOPER, L. GORDON, JR. - MERCURY-ATLAS (MA)-9 - PREFLIGHT TESTING - CAPE

ASTRONAUT COOPER - MERCURY-ATLAS (MA)-9 PRELAUNCH - PREFLIGHT SIMULATED LAUNCH - CAPE

Mercury preflight image

Astronaut Gordon Cooper, Jr. - Preflight Simulation Training - Cape

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-3 - PREFLIGHT (CHECKS) - CAPE

Astronaut McDivitt - Blood Pressure Check - Preflight Examination - Merritt Island, FL

Astronaut Gordon Cooper receives preflight medical exam for Gemini 5 flight

PREFLIGHT MEDICAL (GT-7)

ASTRONAUT JAMES A. LOVELL, JR. - MEDICAL - PREFLIGHT (GEMINI-TITAN [GT]-7) - EYES EXAMINED - CAPE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-7 - PREFLIGHT PHYSICAL - ASTRONAUT FRANK BORMAN - CAPE

Dietician prepares Gemini 7 crew preflight breakfast

(GT-6 PRIME CREW((PREFLIGHT ACTIVITY) - ASTRONAUT THOMAS P. STAFFORD - MISC.

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-6 - PREFLIGHT ACTIVITY (INSERTION)(PRIME CREW) - ASTRONAUT WALTER M. SCHIRRA, JR. - MISC. - CAPE

GT-6 PREFLIGHT ACTIVITY (LEAVE SUITING TRAILER) - ASTRONAUT WALTER M. SCHIRRA, JR. - SUIT

(GEMINI-TITAN [GT]-6 PREFLIGHT ACTIVITY) (PILOT INSIDE SPACECRAFT) - ASTRONAUT THOMAS P. STAFFORD - MISC. - CAPE

Gemini-Titan (GT)-6 - Preflight Activity - Command Pilot Suiting-Up - Cape

Chart illustration of preflight ergometry of Gemini 9 and Gemini 12 missions

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-11 - PREFLIGHT PREP - CHECKOUT - CAPE

GEMINI-TITAN (GT)-9 PREFLIGHT ACTIVITY - ASTRONAUT THOMAS P. STAFFORD - MISC. - KSC

Apollo 10 astronauts during preflight news conference at MSC

Apollo 10 astronauts during preflight news conference at MSC

Apollo 12 spacecraft arrives at VAB during preflight preparations

Apollo 11 PREFLIGHT - PRESS CONFERENCE - MSC

Apollo XII Crew - Preflight News Conference - MSC

PERSONNEL - PREFLIGHT - APOLLO-SOYUZ TEST PROJECT (ASTP) - EL-BAZ, FAROUK - JSC

ASTRONAUTS HAISE AND FULLERTON - COCKPIT - ORBITER 101 - PREFLIGHT FREE FLIGHT - DRYDEN FLIGHT RESEARCH CENTER (DFRC), CA

Flight line personnel perform a preflight check on a C-117 Skytrain aircraft parked on the flight line. The aircraft is about to make its last flight

A master sergeant performs a preflight check of the tail section of an F-101 Voodoo aircraft

An AIRMAN performs a preflight maintenance check on an aircraft during Exercise SOLID SHIELD 78

Ground crewmen stand by with fire fighting equipment as a pilot does a preflight inspection of a 39th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Wing HH-53 helicopter prior to flying to Woodbridge, England

As the Navy show band prepares to leave, a crewman checks the landing gear during the preflight inspection of the aircraft

A pilot makes a preflight check on an RF-4C Phantom II aircraft. The pilot is from the 152nd Tactical Reconnaissance Group, Nevada Air National Guard

Crew chiefs of the Thunderbirds team run to their T-38 Talon aircraft for preflight activities

CPT Criag Weston (left), gas dynamic laser engineer, and CPT Richard Underdown, electrical systems engineer, preflight and gas dynamics laser control panel aboard the airborne laser laboratory

An AIRMAN conducts a preflight check on a rack of Mark 82 500-pound high drag bombs to be loaded onto an FB-111A aircraft

A refueling boom operator checks a sextant for accuracy during preflight mission

Crewmen perform last-minute preflight maintenance on RH-53 Sea Stallion helicopters parked on the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS NIMITZ (CVN-68). The helicopters are taking part in Operation Evening Light, a rescue mission to Iran

WC-130 Hercules aircrews of the 815th Weather Reconnaissance Squadron, 920th Weather Reconnaissance Group, listen to a preflight briefing. They are preparing for a mission to monitor Hurricane Allen

WC-130 Hercules aircraft of the 815th Weather Reconnaissance Squadron, 920th Weather Reconnaissance Group, undergo preflight maintenance on the flight line. They are being prepared for a mission to monitor Hurricane Allen

CPT Mark Wright, an F-4E Phantom II pilot of the 336th Tactical Fighter Squadron, makes a preflight inspection of the aircraft during the exercise Crested Cap

AN F-4E Phantom II pilot of the 4th Tactical Fighter Wing and a crew chief conduct a preflight inspection of the aircraft during exercise Crested Cap

A flight engineer, 345th Tactical Airlift Squadron, makes a preflight check on aircraft's instrument panel during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base, Korea, for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

Pilots receive preflight briefings during exercise Purple Duck, a deployment from Yokota Air Base, Japan, to Kwang Ju Air Base, Korea, for joint operation readiness maneuvers with Korean troopers

Major General (MGEN) Richard Bodycombe, commander, Air Force Reserve, left, completes a preflight check in the cockpit prior to a mission involving an all-reserve crew refueling a C-141B Starlifter aircraft

A maintenance crewman in protective clothing performs a preflight check on an HH-3 Jolly Green Giant helicopter during a chemical warfare training exercise

A flight engineer in protective clothing performs a preflight check on an HH-3 Jolly Green Giant helicopter during a chemical warfare training exercise

An A-10 Thunderbolt II aircraft undergoes preflight check during exercise Thunderhog II '80

A preflight check is performed on a parked A-3 Skywarrior aircraft, equipped with electronic countermeasures systems, at Pacific Missile Test Center

Members of the 21st Tactical Airlift Squadron give the Philippine army jumpmaster a preflight briefing during a 374th Tactical Airlift Wing exercise

CPT Ron Stanfill, FB-111A aircraft weapons officer, and LTC Ernie Perkins, squadron commander, left to right, make a preflight check of their aircraft during exercise Brim Frost '81. The pilots, simulating aggressors, are assigned to the 391st Tactical Fighter Squadron

LT. Donze of the 18th Tactical Fighter Squadron does preflight checks on an F-4 Phantom II aircraft prior to starting the engine

F-16A Fighting Falcon aircraft pilots, CPT Phil Nickols, MAJ Steven Plummer and MAJ Sergio Deihoyo hold a preflight meeting during exercise Border Star '81. The pilots are assigned to the 34th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 388th Tactical Fighter Wing

Maintenance airmen make a preflight check on the instrument panel of an F-16A Fighting Falcon aircraft during exercise BORDER STAR '81. The aircraft is assigned to the 34th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 388th Tactical Fighter Wing

AN F-16A Fighting Falcon aircraft pilot makes a preflight check on his aircraft during exercise Border Star '81. The pilot is assigned to the 34th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 388th Tactical Fighter Wing

STS-1 COLUMBIA - ORBITER VEHICLE (OV)-102 - PREFLIGHT NIGHT PROCESSING - KSC

PREFLIGHT - STS-1 - KSC

Assistant crew chief A1C Dick LaFuze and crew SRA Jeffrey S. Ryan, left to right, perform a preflight inspection of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft instruments panel

A B-52 Stratofortress aircraft pilots hold a preflight briefing for an alert mission

SRA Jeffrey S. Ryan performs a preflight inspection of a B-52 Stratofortress aircraft instruments panel

An overhead right side view of an F-4 Phantom II aircraft from Fighter Squadron 21 (VF-21) and an A-7 Corsair II aircraft from Attack Squadron 97 (VA-97) during preflight preparations on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS CORAL SEA (CV-43)

LTC Andrews, left, and COL Chase, commander, 52nd Tactical Fighter Wing, preflight the missiles mounted on an F-15 Eagle aircraft

AIRMAN 1ST Class Steven Pierce, 33rd Tactical Fighter Wing, performs a preflight adjustment to an F-15 Eagle during exercise BOLD EAGLE '82

A technical sergeant from the 198th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 156th Tactical Fighter Wing, conducts a preflight inspection of his A-7 Corsair II aircraft during exercise BOLD EAGLE '82

Captain Eduardo Emnanuelli, 198th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 156th Tactical Fighter Wing, conducts a preflight inspection of his A-7 Corsair II aircraft during exercise BOLD EAGLE '82

Captain Eduardo Emnanuelli, 198th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 156th Tactical Fighter Wing, conducts a preflight inspection of his A-7 Corsair II aircraft during exercise BOLD EAGLE '82

Captain Eduardo Emnanuelli, 198th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 156th Tactical Fighter Wing, conducts a preflight inspection of his A-7 Corsair II aircraft during exercise BOLD EAGLE '82

LT Gary Kollmorgan and LCDR Rich Montana perform preflight maintenance aboard their CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter

PREFLIGHT - STS-2 - ELLINGTON AFB (EAFB), TX

F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft pilots hold a preflight briefing during exercise COPE ELITE '81. The pilots are from 428th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 474th Tactical Fighter Wing

A missile is hooked up to the wing of an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft during a practice load and preflight exercise

Ground crewmen move a bomb loader toward an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft during a practice load and preflight exercise

Ground crewmen line up a bomb loader to an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft during a practice load and preflight exercise

PH1(AC) Chuck Dutkiewicz ....Members of Light Helicopter Anti-submarine Squadron 43 (HSL-43) perform a preflight check on their SH-60B Sea Hawk helicopter. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PH2(AC) Scott M. Allen ....An aviation anti-submarine warfare technician performs a preflight check on anti-submarine warfare support equipment aboard an aircraft. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

PHCS Ronald W. Bayles South China Sea....Vice Adm. Paul D. Miller, commander, 7th Fleet, and other pilots attend a preflight meeting in the briefing room aboard the aircraft carrier USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63). OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

LT. Patricia A. Denkler, assigned to Training Squadron 4 (VT-4), performs a preflight check on a TA-4J Skyhawk aircraft. Denkler became the first Navy woman to be carrier qualified in a jet aircraft when she landed aboard the aircraft carrier USS LEXINGTON (AVT-16) in September

PHCS Ron Bayles ....A Patrol Squadron 47 (VP-47) P-3C Orion aircraft co-pilot performs a preflight systems check before takeoff. OFFICIAL U.S. NAVY PHOTO (RELEASED)

A staff sergeant preflight checks an F-15 Eagle aircraft cockpit

Airmen in protective chemical warfare gear perform preflight maintenance on an F-15 Eagle fighter aircraft

A crew member wearing Chemical Warfare Defense Equipment (CWDE) conducts preflight procedures on a CH-3 helicopter during a new generation equipment test

Crew members wearing Chemical Warfare Defense Equipment (CWDE) conduct preflight procedures on a CH-3 helicopter during a new generation equipment test

A crew member wearing Chemical Warfare Defense Equipment (CWDE) conducts preflight procedures on a CH-3 helicopter during a new generation equipment test

Preflight maintenance is performed on an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft during Exercise Team Spirit '82

Preflight maintenance is performed on an AIM-9 Sidewinder air-to-air missile mounted on an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft during Exercise Team Spirit '82

An aircraft member of the 20th Military Airlift squadron performs preflight duties while wearing a new chemical warfare ensemble

Ground personnel preflight a C-141B aircraft while wearing new chemical warfare ensembles

Maintenance personnel perform a cockpit preflight check in a C-141B aircraft while wearing new chemical warfare ensembles

Loadmasters perform preflight check of a C-141B aircraft while wearing new chemical warfare ensembles

Maintenance personnel perform a cockpit preflight check in a C-141B aircraft while wearing new chemical warfare ensembles

PREFLIGHT (DEPARTURE) - STS-2 - ELLINGTON AFB (EAFB), TX

PREFLIGHT (DEPARTURE) - STS-2 - ELLINGTON AFB (EAFB), TX