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I've got one of the shuttle piggyback on a 747 returning from Edwards....I'll see if I can locate and post it up.

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Thats amazing!!

Good to see them protecting that launch as well...you never know with these damn terrorists!




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awesome pics... it would've been cooler if they had F-22s up flying the patrol instead of F-15s... Those pics would've been even better.
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thats one thing i wanna do in like if get in a jet and go as fast as it will go. yeah

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Sweet pics Shan! Where did you come across those?

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thats one thing i wanna do in like if get in a jet and go as fast as it will go. yeah

Try being a F-18 Hornet....I used to work on them, when I was in the Marines....I went up a few times for test runs.....let me tell you....its the biggest rush......

Awesome pics Shan.....nice angle of the shuttle
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I've got one of the shuttle piggyback on a 747 returning from Edwards....I'll see if I can locate and post it up.

Post 'em up! I'd love to see those!

I got those photos from another site.
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Sweet pics Shan!

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Try being a F-18 Hornet....I used to work on them, when I was in the Marines....I went up a few times for test runs.....let me tell you....its the biggest rush......

Awesome pics Shan.....nice angle of the shuttle

arent those the ones that can take off from a stand still and hover?

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Great pics. Looking forward to a few more form you 2FURYUS.

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Great pics. Looking forward to a few more form you 2FURYUS.





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Sweet pics!

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arent those the ones that can take off from a stand still and hover?

No... the F-18 is a conventional fighter. Very similar to the F-16 of the Air Froce
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