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Executive Decision F-117 Take Off Sene

Fri Mar 24, 2006 9:05 am

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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RE: Executive Decision F-117 Take Off Sene

Fri Mar 24, 2006 9:43 am

Its just a movie thing... no glowing on the F-117.
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RE: Executive Decision F-117 Take Off Sene

Fri Mar 24, 2006 1:04 pm

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.
 
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RE: Executive Decision F-117 Take Off Sene

Sat Mar 25, 2006 8:15 am

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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