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Executive Decision F-117 Take Off Sene  
User currently offline747400sp From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 3600 posts, RR: 2
Posted (8 years 5 months 1 week 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 5321 times:

In the movie Executive Decision when the F-117 or (Aroar in the movie) took off the back of it's lighted off like after burner. Now I know the F-117 do not have after burner, so is this just a heat reaction to F-117 engines powering up or just a movie prop.

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User currently offlineHaveBlue From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 2106 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (8 years 5 months 1 week 3 days 17 hours ago) and read 5308 times:

Its just a movie thing... no glowing on the F-117.


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User currently offlineOroka From Canada, joined Dec 2006, 911 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (8 years 5 months 1 week 3 days 14 hours ago) and read 5266 times:

Last I checked, the F-117 dosent have a docking port on its back either... just wouldnt look cool if the military jet didnt take-off with flames shooting out its arse.

User currently offlineLehpron From United States of America, joined Jul 2001, 7028 posts, RR: 21
Reply 3, posted (8 years 5 months 1 week 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 5156 times:

That was some ficticious stealth called "Remora" if you were paying attention. Besides in the movie the thing went supersonic, the real plane would shatter at those speeds.


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