Originally shared by John Lackey

September 16th, 1958 marks the first flight of the North American Sabreliner.
This T-39N Sabreliner is painted to celebrate a Century Of Naval Aviation (CONA). It is assigned to Training Wing Six at NAS Pensacola where it is used to train Naval Flight Officers (NFO). The paint scheme represents aircraft assigned to the USS Enterprise Air Group circa 1938. Photographed at the NAS Oceana Air Show 2011.