Aviation Photo #1087686: McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet - USA - Navy


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  • 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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104,080
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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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800px

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Comments (13)

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

F.
Anonymous
10 years ago
'Fuel is pumping engines, burning hard, loose and clean!' Yeah, Chad, mind-crunching photo!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Sweeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeet!
Anonymous
10 years ago
The Blue Angels are awsome. Seeing them off the deck like that is something to see!
Anonymous
10 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
10 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
9 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!!