Aviation Photo #0567920 McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet - USA - Navy

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One participant of a midair collision during a mock dogfight. Although the folding part of the left wing and upper part of the left fin was ripped off, together with high-lift surfaces the pilot managed to land this one.
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    Christian Hauser
    USA - Navy
    McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet
    McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
    McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
    McDonnell Douglas
    0335/A279
    162475
    00
    Virginia Beach - Oceana NAS / Apollo Soucek Field
    Virginia
    USA
    October 21, 1996
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Photo Added: May 01, 2004

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Anonymous
12 years ago
It's amazing both aircraft landed! Hit F-18A 162454 (see photo 0568005)
Anonymous
12 years ago
I've read some articles about this accident, but this is the first time i see so clear photos of the two F/A-18

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