Aviation Photo #1132263 Boeing C-17A Globemaster III - USA - Air Force

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A miniature tornado is created by the engines being in reverse, a reverse manouvre was part of the display by the C-17 at the Richmond Air Show on the week-end.
New South Wales, Australia
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    Boeing C-17A Globemaster III
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    F-159/P-152
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    Richmond
    New South Wales
    Australia
    October 21, 2006
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Anonymous
10 years ago
If this picture was taken before the compressor stall in the next picture ,could the vortice sucked up some fod. great picture
Anonymous
10 years ago
I managed a similar shot a few months ago of the C17. Unfortunately the heat haze killed it! Yours captures this phenomenon perfectly! Well done.
Anonymous
10 years ago
Second one-in-a-million shot from that show with that aircraft. Stunning shot!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Is he taking a pist?
Anonymous
10 years ago
Excellent Shot! Reversers open... mini-twister! Amazing! Razor sharp!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Nice shot of a terrific transporter. Happy Halloween to all. :D T.B.
Anonymous
10 years ago
One of the most amazing single-scenes i've ever watched!!!!!! Congrats!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Rarely seen!
Anonymous
10 years ago
I have never seen that before! Awesome pic!
Anonymous
9 years ago
I saw the sam thing outsode my window of an AA 757, but we weren't reversing, we were waiting to taxi out. still neat though
Anonymous
9 years ago
Look how new this plane is!!!
Anonymous
3 years ago
I love the grey of the plane, it's seems so smooth at touch.

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