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

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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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    McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet
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    Traverse City
    Michigan
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    July 2, 2006
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Comments (13)

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

F.
Anonymous
11 years ago
'Fuel is pumping engines, burning hard, loose and clean!' Yeah, Chad, mind-crunching photo!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Sweeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeet!
Anonymous
11 years ago
The Blue Angels are awsome. Seeing them off the deck like that is something to see!
Anonymous
11 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
11 years ago
Chad - you always make the Hornet look great!
Anonymous
10 years ago
Wow ! almost fell the sound & wave too, when u see this beauty.
Anonymous
10 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
10 years ago
This is flying, gentleman...
Anonymous
10 years ago
I love how you can see the vortex on the water
Anonymous
10 years ago
The ground effect shockwave reflected in the water is amazing.
Anonymous
6 years ago
FUEL IS PUMPING ENGINES!! What a great shot!!

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