Sunday, July 27, 2008

Learn to Fly Part II

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For all you non-geeks, here is a little key to help you understand the kind of aircraft you are looking at:

A = Attack
B = Bomber
C = Cargo
F = Fighter
H = Helicopter
P = Pursuit
V = Vertical

Misty Blues All Women Sky Diving Team - National Anthem- couldn't be beat

F-16 pilots watching Misty Blues--- "why would anyone jump out of a perfectly good plane?"
Wright B Flyer

"The Collaborators" - Includes Sean Tucker, son Eric Tucker, Bill Stein and Ben Freelove
2 AH-64D Appache Helicopters and an F-16 Fighting Falcon
An emergency landing by this 747 shut down the airport and the airshow--- were you on this flight?
Going through the checklist prior to flight

My darling, the C-130

F-16 pilot signing autographs -- A hero kids SHOULD have!
F/A-18 Super Hornet and F4U Corsair (WWII)
C-17 Globemaster

perspective shot

F-22 Raptor --- all I can say is incredible, wow, and OMG.
P-51 Mustang WWII

Long day- slept right through the very loud F-22 demonstration

Newest Generation F-22 Raptor, then the F-16 Fighting Falcon, and P-51 Mustang

On static display --- The Marines very own V22 Osprey - I have still not seen one of these things fly

How's that for a paint job?

Blogs and Links to Check Out This Week:

WW is back- Go say hi!

Have a great week everyone!

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