How To Hide an Airplane

Start with a camouflage paint job

(Israel Defense Forces)

SH-60F Sea Hawk

(U.S. Navy / Cmdr Jane Campbell)

Digital camouflage, or digicam, is not just for fixed-wing aircraft. The tail of this SH-60F Sea Hawk, approaching the USS Eisenhower in the Gulf of Oman after anti-submarine patrol, consists of computer-generated geometric blocks to distort its shape.


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