St. Louis, Missouri: Military Aircraft Junkyard

Small, fenced yard next to an auto body shop has junked military aircraft ranging from a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter to a Soviet MiG-17.

Bissell Auto

Address:
3021 LaSalle St., St. Louis, MO
Directions:
Bissell Auto. In an industrial area southwest of downtown. The aircraft are visible through the fence on the north side of LaSalle St. between Cardinal and Montrose Aves.
Phone:
314-865-3030
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Military Aircraft Boneyard.

Military Aircraft Boneyard

On a vacant lot behind chain link fencing, next to an auto body shop in St. Louis, is a surplus military aircraft boneyard. Everything there, from a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter to a Soviet MiG-17.

The owner says he saved them all from being scrapped, although none appear to be able to fly the friendly skies ever again.

[Mike Gassmann, 06/16/2021]

The gated fence appears to be open during business hours. Call ahead to see if you can have permission to be allowed inside.


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