Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
  • Chad Thomas - Jetwash Images
    USA - Navy
    McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet
    McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
    McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
    McDonnell Douglas
    1*****
    5
    Traverse City
    Michigan
    USA
    July 2, 2006
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#1087686
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103,972
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August 02, 2006
Caption
Metallica sums it up best: "Gimme Fuel, Gimme Fire, Gimme that which I desire, Ooh!" Navy Bravo Alfa 05 performs the sneak pass less than 40ft above the waters of West Grand Traverse Bay. 2006 National Cherry Festival Airshow. [Canon 30D 100-400mm F/4.5-5.6 L IS]
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Comments (13)

Anonymous
9 years ago
Very nice captured!!! Greetz Michael
Anonymous
9 years ago
Hey chad, beautiful and action-packed picture, as usual...well done!

F.
Anonymous
9 years ago
'Fuel is pumping engines, burning hard, loose and clean!' Yeah, Chad, mind-crunching photo!
Anonymous
9 years ago
Sweeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeet!
Anonymous
9 years ago
The Blue Angels are awsome. Seeing them off the deck like that is something to see!
Anonymous
9 years ago
Gorgeous... I love how this photo shows the wing shape at high speeds. You definitely made a mockery of the "sneak pass"... Awesome work!
Anonymous
9 years ago
Chad - you always make the Hornet look great!
Anonymous
9 years ago
Wow ! almost fell the sound & wave too, when u see this beauty.
Anonymous
9 years ago
Yeah Metallica
two of my favourite things togheter.....Planes & Metallica
I really like Blue Angels they're great...hope they come to Madeira Island one time....look's impossible

Congratlations for the photo
Anonymous
9 years ago
This is flying, gentleman...
Anonymous
8 years ago
I love how you can see the vortex on the water
Anonymous
8 years ago
The ground effect shockwave reflected in the water is amazing.
Anonymous
4 years ago
FUEL IS PUMPING ENGINES!! What a great shot!!