Aircraft      Nickname

DATE      Location


64-13145    Co$t Of Living

May'67    Bong Son

  20mm Cannon Accident. (LOSS)

Brand spanking new 64-13145 with its "factory-fresh" paint job...
This aircraft was later nicknamed "Co$t Of Living".

Photo is from the BOEING Company archives...

64-13145 being tested and still has its 'state-side' paint job...
This photo also from the BOEING Company archives...

The Co$t Of Living link has really been growing. Excessive loading time has been avoided by
breaking it up into separate links. This also makes it much easier to add additional photos
and other information. Click on each link below for more photos:

co$t-us1 ( 145 at Edwards AFB for flight testing - before replacing Stump Jumper )

co$t-01 ( Guns-A-Go-Go armament systems display with 2LT Paul J. Hicks )

co$t-02 ( Crash info with photo of 2LT Hicks in front of 228th/Go-Go unit sign )

co$t-03 ( Len Demaray - wreckage recovered to An Khe [Go-Go on forward crown] )

co$t-04 ( Photos/History of the forward crown Go-Go patch at the Museum )

co$t-05 ( Frank White and I touch the last known piece of Co$t Of Living )

co$t-06 ( LT Paul Hicks and CoL crew - REST IN PEACE - you are not forgotten! )

co$t-07 ( Finally! Photo evidence of Co$t Of Living's combat artwork )

co$t-08 ( Co$t Of Living lounging around at LZ Pony in Jan'67 )


If you have additional Guns-A-Go-Go information and/or pictures that you would like to share with this web site, please email: Jim Ketcham.