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Old Nov 04, 2005, 04:26 PM
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Edwards Air Force Base flying display


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http://edwards.airshowjournal.com/2005/

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Old Nov 04, 2005, 04:52 PM
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Looks like it was a sweet show! That F-117 is very cool.

We got kind of unlucky this year. The other EAFB, Ellsworth Air Force Base, had to cancel the 2005 show to concentrate on base closing proceedures. Luckilly, the base was taken off the BRAC list. They're already planning the 2006 open house, which should be a great show.

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Old Nov 04, 2005, 04:56 PM
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Wow what a great show. Whish I was there.
Old Nov 04, 2005, 06:05 PM
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Great Photos

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Old Nov 04, 2005, 07:45 PM
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That orange box in the F-35 bay is for test instrumentation.
Old Nov 05, 2005, 01:43 AM
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Very nice photos, thanks for the link! Didn't Chuck Yaeger loose his license due to failing a physical a while back? At any rate it was nice to drink in these wonderful examples of warbirds!
Old Nov 05, 2005, 02:49 PM
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Just wow. Id have loved to hear and smell that myself, but still, excellent imagery. Thank you very much.
Old Nov 05, 2005, 03:37 PM
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That orange box in the F-35 bay is for test instrumentation.
And that orange box in the F/A-22 bay is for instrumentation, as well...

The F-35 at Edwards must have had the cloaking device turned on full time...
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Old Nov 05, 2005, 06:08 PM
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And that orange box in the F/A-22 bay is for instrumentation, as well...

The F-35 at Edwards must have had the cloaking device turned on full time...
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But junior is going to get the bux...
Old Nov 05, 2005, 06:26 PM
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...Wow...

Excellent detail in those photographs. Thanks for the pointer, Terry. Gotta head out there next year.

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Old Nov 05, 2005, 06:47 PM
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The other EAFB, as opposed to the other, other EAFB in the US, Elmendorf AFB, Anchorage, AK?

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Old Nov 05, 2005, 09:14 PM
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Awesome pictures
Old Nov 07, 2005, 12:38 PM
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I can't the daddy from junior.
But junior is going to get the bux...
Oh, Sparky...even you can tell the difference between a fighter with one generator of noise and heat from dead dinosaurs and a fighter with two of the same thing...
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Old Nov 07, 2005, 12:42 PM
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I wasn't at EAFB.. I was 30 miles away flying toy airplanes both days.
The only F-35 I've seen was the prototype's first flight as the JSF, way back when.
The -22 gets refurbed here in Palmdale, I hear something (can't see them) with lots of grunt flying out of Plant 42 on the odd occasion... damn grey paint jobs work too well!
And bofem got two BRTs squirting noise out the back end..


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