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US Navy gaggle over the Pacific

Top shot from Rex, via the US Navy, of this gaggle of aircraft from the John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group flying in formation during an air power demo over the Pacific Ocean. Rex Features

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Super Hornets on floating death platform

Pictured on the US Navy website is this cracking shot of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln transiting the Suez Canal, complete with a pair of Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornets and Sikorsky SH-60 Seahawk on deck. Credit: US Navy

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Pic of the week (2 June) F-18 prior to launch

This pic of the week is from AirSpace user Joris Van Boven who took this image on 21 Feb 2006, onboard the USS Roosevelt (CVN-71), sailing near Crete, in the Mediterranean Sea. A F/A-18 preparing for launch, at sunset. More from Joris Van Boven…

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F-18 crashes in to quiet neighbourhood

And here’s CBS News’ report on the Boeing F-18 Super Hornet incident:   And this is what the street normally looks like: View Larger Map

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Flying F-18

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