Aviation Photo #1522165 McDonnell Douglas F/A-18D Hornet - USA - Marines

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    McDonnell Douglas
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    Seattle - Boeing Field / King County International
    Washington
    USA
    April 2009
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Anonymous
11 years ago
Brilliant picture ! Congrats !
Anonymous
11 years ago
On my screensaver already
Beautiful shot Kevin!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Great shot during the "blue hour"!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Is it me? or does it say NAVY on the bottom of the a/c? Rare shot and a good one!
Anonymous
11 years ago
Definitely does say NAVY. Easy to see, certainly when you enlarge the image. Is that a strange thing or something? Is this plane supposed to be operating from land? I guess it is, right? Well, maybe they only just got this one in from the navy and havent removed the markings yet.
Anonymous
11 years ago
I believe the VFMAT-101 trains with both the Navy and Marines. The other side of the jet has Marine titles.
Anonymous
9 years ago
I really think that evening or night shots with full AB are a great way to showcase the strength of the aircraft. Hmmm any night launches of the SR-71 Blackbird?
Anonymous
9 years ago
Navy fighter squadrons are based at Naval Air Stations, then deploy to the Carrier after it leaves port; they usually make a 6 month deployment, then leave the ship and return to NAS at end of cruise; BTW....squadrons include both Naval and Marine aviators.
Very nice photo!

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