Aviation Photo #1139051: Boeing B-52H Stratofortress - USA - Air Force


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  • Kevin Whitehead - Jetwash Images
    USA - Air Force
    Boeing B-52H Stratofortress
    Boeing B-52 Stratofortress (464)
    Boeing B-52 Stratofortress (464)
    Boeing
    464401
    60-0036
    Edwards - AFB
    California
    USA
    October 29, 2006
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#1139051
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November 15, 2006
Caption
This shot shows the enormous B52 gear retracting.
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1100px
Height
712px

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Comments (19)

Anonymous
9 years ago
Fantastic picture !
Anonymous
9 years ago
Great shot from down below! It well shows the retraction process of landing gear. Never knew it goes up that way on B-52.
Anonymous
9 years ago
This picture can easily show how the B-52 landing gear is positioned after pulling it down. Great shot!
Anonymous
9 years ago
Very nice one! Not only the gears but also the huge flaps...
Anonymous
9 years ago
What a beautiful photo of B-52H! Nice sky and clear and very detail to the landing gears!
Anonymous
9 years ago
Absolute grace in such a large aircraft!!! Nice to see it's well maintained and spotless!
Anonymous
9 years ago
One of the best B-52 photos available!

Congratulations, this is a true masterpiece.
Anonymous
9 years ago
As you said, big gear for a huge aircraft.
Anonymous
9 years ago
What a great pic ! powerfull !
:-)
Anonymous
9 years ago
This picture shows a B-52 so close. And i give this photo 4 stars, because its possible to see a lot of detail,s engine,gear and flaps, nose an more.4****
Anonymous
8 years ago
Wow, this picture is really impressive, it is without doubt the best B-52 shot I've seen on A.net...
Anonymous
8 years ago
Brilliant shot kevin this aircraft is almost 50 years old and it's still going strong long may it continue 5 stars no doubt
Anonymous
7 years ago
Awsome Pic. You caught a great moment. it must be such a stunning noise these 8 P&W engines producing
Anonymous
7 years ago
No doubt 5 out of 5
Anonymous
7 years ago
I just love b-52's.
Anonymous
7 years ago
This is on of the few buff's ive seen with the flir and stv working. Guess it pays to be non mission.
Anonymous
6 years ago
What a nice shot
Anonymous
4 years ago
Absolutely wonderful shot! Great detail, a feast for the true BUFF fan (like me!). Thx for sharing, Kevin!
Anonymous
3 years ago
What a strange looking yet beautiful bird.