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Pic of the week (12 May 09) Dutch demo F-16

Here is this week’s image of the week uploaded by user  Joris van Boven. See more images in his gallery on AirSpace  

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Pic of the week (28 April): F-16 lights up sky

A Dutch Lockheed Martin F-16 lights up the sky with the afterburnerplugged in on take-off in this photograph by AirSpace user APG Photography. See this image plus more in the APG Photography gallery on AirSpace

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On this day in 1986 Marcel Dassault died aged 94

Marcel Bloch, the youngest of four children, was born on 22 January 1892 in Paris. He adopted the name Dassault in 1949.  Dassault Aviation’s website describes his life. It says that Marcel, “one sunny day in the school playground looked up at the sky and saw the Count of Lambert’s Wilbur Wright passing the Eiffel […]

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USAF orders production revival for upgraded Maverick missile

  Raytheon is to restart production of a nearly 30-year-old air-to-ground missile system that is scheduled for replacement. Continue reading… Pictured is an F-16 taken by Master Sergeant Andy Dunaway, USAF 

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On this day in 1994: Eurofighter Typhoon performed its first flight in Germany

On this day 15 years ago the Eurofighter Typhoon performed it’s first flight. Flight at the time recorded the news as a picture story. Eurofighter Typhoon cutaway

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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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