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May 30, 2013
February 21, 2013 by Alberto Reyes
June 19, 2013
May 17, 2014

toocatsoriginals: Luftwaffe Eurofighters on NATO Quick Reaction Alert (QRA) intercept seven Russian Air Force aircraft in airspace near Baltic countries - October 28, 2014. The Russian air package consisted of two MiG-31 Foxhounds, two Su-34 Fullbacks, one Su-27 Flanker, and two Su-24 Fencers. Increased Russian sorties near the Baltic States have led NATO to increase it’s presence in the last year from four aircraft at one base to numerous aircraft from four NATO countries at two bases. via The...

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#eurofighter_typhoon, #eurofighter, #flying, #front_view, #condensation, #german_air_force, #over_clouds, #jet_fighter

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June 17, 2011

nasaorion: Engineers are preparing to test the parachute system for NASA’s Orion spacecraft at the U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground in Yuma, Arizona. During the test, planned for Wednesday, Aug. 26, a C-17 aircraft will carry a representative Orion capsule to 35,000 feet in altitude and then drop it from its cargo bay. Engineers will test a scenario in which one of Orion’s two drogue parachutes, used to stabilize it in the air, does not deploy, and one of its three main parachutes, used to slow...

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July 2, 2013

sunset-wing: Photography by sunset-winghttp://sunsetwing.com/ New Chitose Airport (RJCC/CTS) / 新千歳空港

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February 14, 2013
February 15, 2013 That is a dirty wing!

zainisaari: CONCORDEConcorde’s name, meaning “harmony” or “union”, was chosen to reflect the co-operation on the project between the United Kingdom and France.

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January 27, 2013
October 11, 2014

Star Cluster, Spiral Galaxy, SupernovaThe massive-looking bluish stars appear so large because they are right in the Milky Way, near the constellation Cepheus. Open star cluster NGC 6939 stands out in the top right. Galaxy NGC 6946 is on the bottom left; it is commonly referred to as the Fireworks Galaxy. The two red lines help denote SN 2017eaw, a newly discovered supernova. via APOD/NASA; Credit: Paolo Demaria

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Well here she is! American Airlines has their new livery painted on their second Boeing 777-300ER they received! Still don’t like it! What about you guys?

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#american, #american_airlines, #boeing, #boeing_777, #boeing_777_300er, #b777, #b77w, #777, #aviation

Talk about a selfie! ESA’S space probe Rosetta took this selfie of itself in front of the comet 67P! Credit: Rosetta/ESA

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#esa, #rosetta, #comet, #space, #selfie, #photography, #black_and_white, #science, #technology

March 10, 2017
March 22, 2013 Wing flex! That’s it!
June 4, 2014
December 5, 2012 Heading home to Dubai!
December 30, 2016
November 29, 2011 By: Tallian

retrowar: Sailors assigned to the Black Knights of Strike Fighter Squadron 154 prepare an F/A-18F Super Hornet for the first launch cycle of the day on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan.

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June 29, 2013 F86 Saber.
August 29, 2014

Spotty sunrise over Brisbane In this composite cityscape, dawn’s first colors backdrop the lights along Brisbane’s skyline at the southeastern corner of Queensland, Australia, planet Earth. Using a solar filter, additional exposures made every 3.5 minutes follow the winter sunrise on July 8 as planet-sized sunspots cross the visible solar disk. The sunspots mark solar active regions with convoluted magnetic fields. Even as the maximum in the solar activity cycle begins to fade, the...

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#night_sky, #astrophoto, #sunrise, #brisbane, #sun

NASA Astronaut Steve Swanson during spacewalk with fellow NASA Astronaut Rick Mastracchio on April 23rd 2014. Credit: JAXA Astronaut Koichi Wakata

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June 30, 2013