Endeavor to persevere
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- 5:32 AM
- Jul 11, 2015
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- Coastal Georgia
the Dulless annex blows the Mall site out of the equation,,,IMOI was in DC for a conference last week and took some time to visit the Smithsonian Air & Space museums. The museum on the national mall is still half closed for renovations which was a bit disappointing, but the Udvar-Hazy annex out by Dulles more than made up for it.
Some of my favorites...
SR-71 - one of the sexiest aircraft imho
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F-4 - my dad used to work on these
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F-35B STOVL and the vectoring nozzle on the F135 engine that I worked on
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3BSDThat jet engine has Peyronei’s Desease!
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Steeper climb than the WWII German attempts, too! Arado AR-234 jet bomber with rocket take off assist.Though not as impressive (or as smoky) as the B47 JATO takeoff, I have photographed KC130 JATO demos.
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I think I would be wearing a disguise if I had to fly that ugly guppy!