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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP06 Dec 2017 8:36 p.m. PST

…A Menacing F-22.

"Once in a while we are be blessed with an awesome video or picture taken from the Nellis Range Complex. Sometimes it is of secretive aircraft undergoing testing, or a B-1B screaming through the mountainous terrain at low level. But in this case it's something really special—watch the world's most capable fighter run down a diminutive A-4 Skyhawk as it turns and burns at very low-level in an attempt to save itself from seemingly certain death.

This video may look like a "found footage" reel from Top Gun, but it also has a real wildlife documentary feel to it. These jets could just as well be a sparrow and a falcon, a mongoose and a viper, or a cheetah and a zebra, going about their life and death business in the animal kingdom. It's candid and ultra aggressive and intoxicatingly exciting. The second that A-4 breaks the ridge, it really is a real-world holy Bleeped text momento…"
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GROSSMAN06 Dec 2017 9:07 p.m. PST


Calico Bill07 Dec 2017 2:26 a.m. PST

Nice. Thanks.😄

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP07 Dec 2017 10:03 a.m. PST

Glad you like it my friend! (smile)

Too short for me….


Lion in the Stars07 Dec 2017 3:44 p.m. PST

Wonder how long it took for the Skyhawk driver to unstick his butt from the pilot's seat…

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