The 388th & 419th Fighter Wing's 1st “Elephant Walk” at Hill AFB, 19 November

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  1. Wishful

    Wishful "Land of the free, because of the brave..." 5-Year Member

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    I so enjoyed this. There is nothing like the sound of military jets. Impressive display, especially the form flights one after another.

    I always like to imagine bringing back the Wright brothers and other early pioneers of powered flight for something like this, and asking them, “whatta ya think?” I’d also include their sister Katharine Wright, who flew with them, and the Frenchwoman Baroness Raymonde de Laroche, the first woman to solo in 1909, six years after the historic 1903 flight.
     
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    Fuel to noise conversion. The sound of freedom....
    I can just smell the JP through my screen.
     
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    Can not wait for Top Gun 2.
     
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    Post Thanksgiving work doldrum thought...

    Am I the only one who had an entirely different picture of this event given the thread's subject line? ;)
     
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