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Mach Shock

5 September 2016
110606-N-TU221-408 PACIFIC OCEAN (June 6, 2011) An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 113 breaks the sound barrier during an air power demonstration over the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 are currently underway in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Travis K. Mendoza/Released)

An F/A-18C Hornet breaking the sound barrier during an air power demonstration over the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70)—U.S. Navy photo by Mass Comm Spec 3rd Class Travis K. Mendoza

110714-N-YF306-026 ATLANTIC OCEAN (July 14, 2011) An F/A-18F Super Hornet shakes off a vapor cloud during a flight demonstration as part of a tiger cruise. Enterprise embarked 1,500 friends and family on the way to homeport at Naval Station Norfolk after a 6-month deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Aaron Chase/Released)

An F/A-18F Super Hornet breaking the sound barrier during a flight demonstration—U.S. Navy photo by Mass Comm Spec 2nd Class Aaron Chase

040129-N-0905-024 Pacific Ocean (Jan. 29, 2004) – Lt. Col. William "Chester" Waldron, Commanding Officer of the "Black Knights" of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron Three One Four (VMFA-314) performs a super sonic fly-by for Columbia's Visual effects unit, while filming for the upcoming motion picture production "Stealth.” The Bremerton, Washington based nuclear powered aircraft carrier is currently underway for the first time since returning from an eight and half month western pacific deployment. Carl Vinson is conducting training with Carrier Air Wing Nine (CVW-9) and units of the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group (CSG). U.S. Navy photo by Photographer’s Mate Airman Chris M. Valdez. (RELEASED)

Lt Col William “Chester” Waldron, Commanding Officer of the “Black Knights” of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron Three One Four (VMFA-314), performs a super sonic fly-by for Columbia’s Visual effects unit, while filming for the upcoming motion picture production “Stealth.”—U.S. Navy photo by Photographer’s Mate Airman Chris M. Valdez

 

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2 Comments leave one →
  1. Alex Norton permalink
    5 September 2016 14:08

    At the Canadian International Air Show on Sunday. She was told to stay below the sound barrier, but I think she was flirting with it.

    Yours

    Alex Norton

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    • travelforaircraft permalink*
      5 September 2016 22:17

      We like 🙂

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