Santa Ana, California: A-4 Skyhawk on a Stick (Gone)

The A-4M Skyhawk, a smallish Vietnam-era attack aircraft, was turned into a veterans memorial, placed on its frozen-in-flight stick, and dedicated on Sept. 11, 2008.

On the south side of Building 12 along N. Broadway, just south of Civic Center Dr.
April 2022: Reported gone for a few years.

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A-4 Skyhawk fighter jet.

A-4 Skyhawk on a Stick

Forever posed in flight, this A-4M "Skyhawk" jet fighter is a veteran's memorial and a venerable veteran herself...the A-4 has been flying and fighting since the 1950s.

[Eric B. Ramey, 03/24/2012]

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