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F/A-18A+ Hornet from Navy Reserve squadron VFA-204 River Rattlers fires an AIM-7M Sparrow missile at a target drone over the Pacific Missile Test Range near Point. Mugu, CA
Nikon D7100 w/ Nikkor 1
Three operational DC3 flown regularly by Airborne Imaging in Midlothian Texas. Built in 1942, 1943, and 1944 respectively.
VFC-111 Sun Downers commanding officer David Faehnle cloud surfs his F-5N Tiger II high over the Gulf of Mexico near the Florida Keys.  Nikon D7100 w/ Nikkor 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6Aperture Priority 1
Douglas VC-9C "Airforce One" landing at Castle Air Museum.

Camera: Canon Digital Rebel w/75-300 Zoom Lense.
Two F-5N Tiger IIs from VFC-111 Sun Downers from NAS Key West bank high over Fort Jefferson National Monument in the Dry Tortugas in the Gulf of Mexico. 
Nikon D7000 w/ Nikkor 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6
The last EA-6B Prowler from the Lancers of VAQ-131 flies with a EA-18G Growler of VAQ-129 Vikings over the Cascades in Washington State while operating from NAS Whidbey Island
Nikon D7100 w/ Nikko
Phantom Pharewell
BullChipmeet 2013
Buckling up in a beautiful 1941 stearman
Before my very first ride in a biplane . Thanks to Richard Scmidt the 
Owner of this beautiful 1941 Stearman
Eclipse of the Sun
Landing at Madeira Airport
Taking off from Madeira Airport
Preparing for takeoff at Madeira Airport
Taking off from Madeira Airport
Photo Flight over Virginia Beach with the Geico Skytypers and Blue Angel Solos
Endeavour and SCA.
Endeavour and shuttle carrier aircraft at Kennedy Space Center
Endeavour gets a Lift.
Endeavour at the MDM at Kennedy Space Center's shuttle landing facility being readied for attachment to shuttle carrier aircraft.
Endeavour leaves KSC.
Endeavour at the MDM at Kennedy Space Center's shuttle landing facility. Note 747 SCA in the background
Photo Op.
Discovery and the 747 SCA backed away from the MDD and now sits at the SLF shuttle landing facility ready for an early morning departure to the Smithsonian
Orbiter Discovery.
Shuttle Orbiter Discovery moved from Orbiter Processing Facility-1 (OPF-1) and was transferred to the VAB. All work is now complete and Discovery is ready for transport to the Smit
Atlantis in VAB.
Atlantis moved into the VAB's high bay 4 for temporary storage. Atlantis is being prepared for public display at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in 2013.
Atlantis after landing. Celebration at Kennedy Space Center after the final landing of Atlantis and the end of the space shuttle era. Atlantis is parked in between the orbiter processing facilities.

2nd Annual Air & Space Photo Contest
Landing at Madeira Airport

Landing at Madeira Airport

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Funchal, Portugal
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© Luis Rafael Silva.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2014
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Filed Under: Civilian
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 28, 2014, 8:55 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 1100D
Focal Length: 230mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f9
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